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
- Work and earnings potential for both children and parents
To find out if you qualify for the EITC, enter your filing status, number of children and household earnings into the EITC Estimator to receive your estimated refund amount.