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rockyybarra
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Did the Child Tax Credit increase from $1000 to $2000 this year?

 
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MinhT
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Did the Child Tax Credit increase from $1000 to $2000 this year?

The increase will be effective in tax year 2018. For 2017, the child tax credit remains at $1000.

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MinhT
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Did the Child Tax Credit increase from $1000 to $2000 this year?

The increase will be effective in tax year 2018. For 2017, the child tax credit remains at $1000.

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xmasbaby0
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Did the Child Tax Credit increase from $1000 to $2000 this year?

No it did not.  The child tax credit increases to $2000 for your 2018 tax return which you prepare next year in 2019.

https://turbotax.intuit.com/tax-tips/irs-tax-return/2017-tax-reform-legislation-what-you-should-know...

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mesquitebean
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Did the Child Tax Credit increase from $1000 to $2000 this year?

@xmasbaby0  Please review the above.  I think you typo'd a year.
xmasbaby0
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Did the Child Tax Credit increase from $1000 to $2000 this year?

Thank you!  Fixed it.
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