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Child

For tax purposes, the term child includes the taxpayer's son, duaghter, stepchild, eligible foster child, or a descedant of any of them, or an adopted child. It also includes the taxpayer's brother, sister, half brother, half sister, stepbrother, stepsister, or a descendant of any of them.
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Ms Laing added: "If parents don't meet those needs - or don't meet some of those needs intermittently - that's what we call child neglect.
Their report, printed in the 10th edition of World Perspectives on Child Abuse, a publication by the International Society for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect (ISPCAN), reveals great similarities in the reasons behind child neglect among the countries of the Middle East and Near East regions.
With our petition, we are calling on the Government to wake up to child neglect and invest more to help families as soon as possible before their problems get out of hand.
University of Alabama at Birmingham and a founding member of the National Centers for the Prevention of Child Neglect.
She's lucky she didn't find herself on child neglect charges - or worse - if something had happened to the child in her care.
Sydney, Dec 27 (ANI): An Australian study has pointed out that child neglect could be as harmful to children's cognitive development as physical and sexual abuse.
Summary: The mother and stepfather of an eight-year-old girl found hanged in her bedroom have been charged with child neglect.
Child neglect is continuing to rise despite outrage in the wake of the Baby P scandal, evidence from frontline workers has suggested.
They were produced by the "Madeleine Foundation", which has accused the McCanns of child neglect over the disappearance, in Praia da Luz, Portugal, in 2007.
In Travis County, Texas, Judge Charlie Baird ordered Felicia Salazar to not bear any more children as part of her 10-year probation in a child neglect case.
Child welfare centers across Japan dealt with about 12,000 cases of child neglect in fiscal 2004, which ended March 2005.
Child neglect is a central theme in work with children in need.

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