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2019 EI for calculating EIC

Level 3

I have a client who is 2019 who filed MFJ with his to be divorced wife, in 2020 finalized divorce, married another woman, and have a baby in 2020(from the new wife), can I use his 2019 earned income to calculate his EIC especially the 2019 income all came from his old wife !!!! 

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Level 15

I think you are a little out of luck pulling the ex-wife's earned income over to his return.

By the way, has the new wife divorced him yet, or is that going to happen in 2022?

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Level 3

IronMaN , Lol we will know in 2021 return !!!!  

Level 13

You can enter HIS 2019 Earned income plus the 2019 Earned Income of the new wife.