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Earned Income Credit Tax Year 2021

athaureaux6
Level 7

Hi online community, does anybody have read about the special requirements for MFS status to qualify for the EIC this year. I looked for information but I could not find too much. Thank you everybody. 

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Just-Lisa-Now-
Level 15
Level 15
I heard it changed, but IRS hasnt updated their website with it. Im taking my tax update webinars the first week of January, Im waiting for that to start stuffing the new rules in my brain.

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BobKamman
Level 15

It looks to me like those who would qualify for HoH, except they aren't paying more than half the household costs, will still qualify.  See Section 9623 of ARP, starting on Page 385.  Just off the top of my head.  

https://rules.house.gov/sites/democrats.rules.house.gov/files/BILLS-117HR1319EAS.pdf

BobKamman
Level 15

Draft Form 1040 Instructions have been released -- see Page 39

https://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-dft/i1040gi--dft.pdf

 

garman22
Level 12
Level 12

I must see these special requirements for MFS to qualify for EIC. There is so much fraud already in this area.............