How early should kids learn about paying taxes? Chances are, it's sooner than you think.
Even if your child is a "dependent" (under the age of 19 or a full-time student under the age of 24, receiving more than half of his or her support from a parent), he or she any be required to file a tax return if:
If your child is under 14, you can save the trouble of a second tax return by including his or her income on your tax return, if:
Want to teach your kids about taxes? Direct them to the Internal Revenue Service's new online magazine for kids, TAXi (Tax Interactive) at: