Category Archives: EITC

Special tax benefits for armed forces

Members of the military and their families are often eligible for certain tax breaks. For example, members of the armed forces don’t have to pay taxes on some types of income. Special rules could also lower the tax they owe … Continue reading

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Do I Have to File a Tax Return?

Every year there is a subset of people who ask themselves if they have to file a tax return. The best way to find out the answer to this question is by checking out the Interactive Tax Assistant on IRS.gov/ITA … Continue reading

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Tax Return Errors-Tips To Avoid Them

It goes without saying that it takes the IRS much longer to process tax returns that have mistakes. That also means that those who make mistakes who are due refunds will likely have to wait much longer to get them. … Continue reading

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Earned Income Tax Credit-Get It Right

If you are one of many Americans who earn a low to moderate income, you may be eligible for a tax credit that can increase your tax refund. This credit is known as the Earned Income Tax Credit, or more … Continue reading

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Claiming EITC or ACTC? Your Refund May Be Delayed

If you are one of the millions who plan to claim the Earned Income Tax Credit or the Additional Child Tax Credit, there are some things that are important to know. Regardless of when you file your taxes, the IRS … Continue reading

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Special Rules Help Many with Disabilities Qualify for Earned Income Tax Credit

The following article was published by the IRS. The Internal Revenue Service wants taxpayers with disabilities and parents of children with disabilities to be aware of the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) and correctly claim it if they qualify. The … Continue reading

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Avoid the Rush: Be Prepared to Validate Identity if Calling the IRS

The following article was published by the IRS. The Internal Revenue Service said mid-February marks the agency’s busiest time of the year for telephone calls. The IRS is reminding taxpayers who have questions about their tax accounts to be prepared … Continue reading

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