I remember being in college and Dad wanted my exemption, but I made too much money and I wasn't going to get my entire tax back. So, Dad and I worked a deal where I was refunded the difference from what my parents recieved.
As far as 16 yrs old - ask Mom or Dad. Don't spend $$ on something - H&R Block lets you e-file for free.
Some people play baseball. Baseball plays Jay Bruce.