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2017, 2016 and 2015 Earned Income Tax Credit (EIC) Qualification Income Limits

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[Updated] Below are the final IRS published 2016 and 2017 Earned Income Tax credit (EITC) figures. You can reference IRS publication 596 or use online tax providers like TurboTax or H&R Block to get a free estimate of the specific credit amount you would get. How to read the EITC tables: The maximum earned income credit allowed/payable for the given tax year is […]

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2017 vs 2018 Child Tax Credit Qualification and Income Thresholds

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The IRS announced the child tax credit (CTC) will remain at $1,000 per child in 2017. And it is likely to remain unchanged in 2018. Families must have at least $3,000 in earned income to claim any portion of the credit and can receive a refund worth 15 percent of earnings above $3,000, up to $1,000 per […]

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