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jamilyn224
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Can a 17 year old who worked all year and was responsible for herself receive the EIC if filing and claiming herself?

 
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IsabellaG
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Can a 17 year old who worked all year and was responsible for herself receive the EIC if filing and claiming herself?

No, she isn't old enough. She'd have to be at least 25 years old.

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SweetieJean
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Can a 17 year old who worked all year and was responsible for herself receive the EIC if filing and claiming herself?

and most likely she is still a dependent anyway
jamilyn224
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Can a 17 year old who worked all year and was responsible for herself receive the EIC if filing and claiming herself?

No definitely not a dependent
IsabellaG
Employee Tax Expert

Can a 17 year old who worked all year and was responsible for herself receive the EIC if filing and claiming herself?

No, she isn't old enough. She'd have to be at least 25 years old.

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