Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)
This important tax credit program has been around for decades and is one of the most significant opportunities for low to moderate income earners to get a break on taxes by cutting the amount owed. The credit equals a fixed percentage of earnings from your first dollar to a maximum of $6,728.
What’s new for next tax season?
Are you single with no children? Get 3x more, as much as $1,502 additional
Minimum age: 19
(not applicable to full time students)
Maximum age: None
PLUS! Use last year’s earnings to calculate this year’s credit.
Also eligible 18 leaving foster care and transient youth