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EIC without being HOH

Level 3

Do you have to file HOH in order to qualify for EIC? or can you file single, with dependent, and qualify for EIC? Two children involved. Father files HOH with 1 child as dependent, his income is to high for EIC, mother files single with 1 child as dependent but her low income qualifys her for EIC? 8867. Father supplies majority of support.

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Level 15
Level 15

You dont have to be HOH to qualify for EIC.

Level 11

Parents are unmarried but live in same household?