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What was the earned income credit for 2013?

What was the earned income credit for 2013?

Credit Limits for Tax-Year 2013 Those who qualify for EITC for tax year 2013, can get a credit from: $2 to $487 with no qualifying children; • $9 to $3,250 with one qualifying child; • $10 to $5,372 with two qualifying children; • $11 to $6,044 with three or more qualifying children.

How is EIC calculated?

If your adjusted gross income is greater than your earned income your Earned Income Credit is calculated with your adjusted gross income and compared to the amount you would have received with your earned income. The lower of these two calculated amounts is your Earned Income Credit.

How do you calculate EIC on 1040?

You can do this by entering “EIC” on line 64a of Form 1040.

What was the earned income credit for 2014?

The maximum amount of credit for Tax Year 2014 is: $6,143 with three or more qualifying children. $5,460 with two qualifying children. $3,305 with one qualifying child.

What was the earned income credit for 2012?

The increases reflect the inflation adjustment. For tax year 2012, the maximum EITC for tax filers without children was $475, and it will increase to $487 in 2013. For families with one child, the maximum credit was $3,169 in tax year 2012, and it will increase to $3,250 in 2013.

What was the Child Tax Credit in 2013?

If your children are under 17, don’t forget to claim the 2013 child tax credit. The credit allows up to $1000 (per qualifying child), to be subtracted from the income tax you owe. If you are taking the 2013 child tax credit, you may be able to claim the additional child tax credit and receive a tax refund.

How much EIC do I qualify for?

Federal Qualifying Chart

Number of Qualifying Children Single, Head of Household or Widowed Federal EITC Maximum Credits
None $15,010 $510
1 $39,617 $3,400
2 $45,007 $5,616
3 or more $48,340 $6,318

What is the minimum income for EIC?

To qualify for the EITC, you must: Have worked and earned income under $57,414. Have investment income below $10,000 in the tax year 2021.

What is the EIC worksheet?

Schedule EIC, which is used to claim the Earned Income Credit with a qualifying child, must be completed prior to filling out Form 8862. The IRS defines a qualifying child as the child, an eligible foster child, brother, sister or descendant of the taxpayer’s child, brother or sister.

Is EITC based on AGI or gross income?

Both your earned income and your adjusted gross income (AGI) must be less than a certain threshold to qualify for the EITC. Your AGI is your earned income minus certain adjustments for income that you don’t have to pay taxes on, such as IRA contributions. Your AGI appears on line 11 of the 2021 Form 1040.

Is EIC and EITC the same?

The earned income tax credit, also known as the EITC or EIC, is a refundable tax credit for low- and moderate-income workers. For the 2021 tax year, the earned income credit ranges from $1,502 to $6,728 depending on tax-filing status, income and number of children.