Earned Income Tax Credit
The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) is a federal and state, refundable tax credit that benefits hard-working, low-to moderate-income families and individuals. The EITC promotes work and is proven to reduce poverty by closing the gap between a family’s income and what they need to make ends meet.
Tax Credits benefit Families
- Maternal and infant health outcomes
- Children’s school performance
- increased future earnings
To find out if you qualify for the EITC, review the chart below or enter your filing status, number of children and household earnings into the EITC Estimator to receive an estimated refund amount.
|Family Size||Maximum Family Income||Maximum Federal EITC||Maximum State EITC|
|3+ Children||Married - $53,930
Single - $48,340
|2 Children||Married - $50,597
Single - $45,007
|1 Child||Married - $45,207
Single - $39,617
|No Children||Married - $20,600
Single - $15,010