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Hi, I was wondering why I’m not getting the maximum amount for the earned income credit and child tax credit

 
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Hi, I was wondering why I’m not getting the maximum amount for the earned income credit and child tax credit

Please read this Community answer by Champ Ha_Al on why you may not get the maximum child tax credit.

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Hi, I was wondering why I’m not getting the maximum amount for the earned income credit and child tax credit

Same for the EIC  ... it is on a sliding scale based off your earned income and total AGI ... for the 2020 return you can use the 2019 earned income amount if it gets you a better result ... follow the screen instructions in the EIC section. 

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