Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)


Tax season 2022 has arrived.  The IRS started accepting and processing 2021 tax returns on January 24.  

The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) is for working people who earn less than $57,414.  This year, the amount of the credit you could receive is up to $6,728 if you claim qualifying children or up to $1,502 if you don't claim qualifying children.  Learn more by clicking on the links below.

Publication 962 (revised 12.2021)

Publication 962 – Spanish (revised 12.2021)

Publication 3211 – EITC Questions and Answers  (revised 12.2021)

EITC Checklist