Earned Income Tax Credit

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Earned Income Tax Credit

Note that proof of age and residency is required for all the tax credit programs. That checklist is .

Is your child your own child, a stepchild, or a foster child placed with you by a court or authorized agency? Or is the person your brother, sister, stepbrother or stepsister or their descendants?
[ ] Yes [ ] No

Did your child or other qualifying relative provide more than half of his or her own financial support during the tax year?
[ ] Yes [ ] No

Did you pay more than one half the cost of a home for your child or qualifying relative for more than 6 months?
[ ] Yes [ ] No

If you are claiming a disabled child, provide proof of the disability with one of these documents:

  • Doctor statement
  • Other health care provider statement
  • Social services agency or program statement

If you are self-employed, provide proof of business ownership with one of these documents:

  • Business license
  • 1099MISC forms
  • Records of gross receipts
  • Income summary
  • Expense summary
  • Bank statements