Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Eligibility

FOR 2017 TAX YEAR (Taxes To Be Prepared in 2018)

Earned income & adjusted gross income (AGI) must each be less than:

$48,340 ($53,930 married filing jointly) with three or more qualifying children

$45,007 ($50,597 married filing jointly) with two qualifying children

$39,617 ($45,207 married filing jointly) with one qualifying child

$15,010 ($20,600 married filing jointly) with no qualifying children

Tax year 2017 maximum credit:

$6,318 with three or more qualifying children

$5,616 with two qualifying children

$3,500 with one qualifying child

$ 510 with no qualifying children

Investment income must be $3,450 or less for the year