Child Tax Credit: What you Need to Know for the 2021 Filing Season

Authored By: South Carolina Legal Services

The Child Tax Credit (CTC) is different from the credit for child and dependent care expenses and the earned income credit. Attorney Fred Pfeil outlines the CTC which allows a federal income tax credit for individuals who claim a child as a dependent if the child meets additional conditions. Learn about those conditions that have to be met and how to claim this important tax credit.

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