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What is the Additional Child Tax Credit?
Understanding the Additional Child Tax Credit begins with the original Child Tax Credit. So what do you need to know? To start, the Child Tax Credit is up to a $1,000 credit that you can claim for each of your dependent children under the age of 17, subject to some limitations. Read more…

Child Tax Credit
Depending on your income and the age of your children, you could score a hefty income tax credit and possibly earn a tax refund. Read more…

Video: What Are Itemized Tax Deductions?
Itemized tax deductions can help save you even more money during tax season if your deductions exceed the standard amount. Learn about itemizing your tax deductions with help from TurboTax in this video on annual tax filing. Read more…

Filing Tax Form 2441: Child and Dependent Care Expenses
There are a number of eligibility requirements you must satisfy before potentially receiving a child or dependent care credit, so it's a good idea to familiarize yourself with the rules before preparing Form 2441. Read more…

7 Requirements for the Child Tax Credit
The Child Tax Credit can significantly reduce your tax bill if you meet all seven requirements: 1. age, 2. relationship, 3. support, 4. dependent status, 5. citizenship, 6. length of residency and 7. family income. You and/or your child must pass all seven to claim this tax credit. Read more…


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