Earned Income Tax Credit


EITC Resources

Publication 596 is a comprehensive guide to the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), offering information on program rules, eligibility, qualifying children and other related topics. You can use the IRS EITC Assistant to help figure out whether or not you qualify for an EITC.

The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities (CBPP) offers an overview of the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) and have a Tax Credit Estimator that can help you figure out how much your EITC could be.

If you are on a limited income, do not pay someone to do your taxes. Take advantage of the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) center to file. To find a local VITA center, click here or call 1-800-906-9887.

If you had low to moderate income, you can also file your taxes online for free. To learn more about the IRS Free File program, click here.

The World Institute on Disability’s E3 Economic Empowerment Program has information on asset building for people with disabilities that is available as a downloadable book, EQUITY: Asset Building for People with Disabilities, a Guide to Financial Empowerment.

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