Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Questions and Answers
Q. Where can I get more information?
A. Publication 596, Earned Income Credit, explains the rules to qualify for and to claim the EITC and Advance EITC.
A free copy of IRS forms and/or publications is available for download or by calling the Internal Revenue Service at 1-800-829-3676.
See Publication 910, Guide to Free Tax Services, for a list of free tax publications.
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Advance Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Questions and Answers
Q. What is the advance Tax Credit (advance EITC)?
A. The advance EITC allows those taxpayers who expect to qualify for the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) and have at least one qualifying child to receive part of the credit in each paycheck during the year the taxpayer qualifies for the credit.
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