DEPENDENT Definition

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DEPENDENT, generally, is a person who relies on another person for support (especially financial support) in U.S. tax law, it means a dependent as defined in tax code Section 152 which excludes those individuals who do not qualify for a dependent deduction on the employee's tax return including domestic partners and parents.

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STATUTORY LAW is law enacted by the legislative branch of government, as distinguished from case law or common law.

SUNDRY CREDITORS refers to companies or individuals to which money is owed.

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