Earned Income Tax Credit also known as Earned Income Credit. This is being seen as an anti-poverty tax benefit. The EITC has been conceived as a "work bonus plan" to help offset the effects of supplementing Social Security taxes and wages of low-income workers. EITC is one of the most important tax credits for individual taxpayers.
・A single mom (a head of household filer) with two qualifying children and AGI of $40,000.
・A married couple (joint filers) with four children and AGI of $57,000.
・A married couple (joint filers) with no children and AGI of $25,000.
・There are special eligibility rules for clergy members, military members, taxpayers, and their disabled relatives.