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franzeen2001
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Can I file taxes being on ssi receiving child support as income having 2 dependent children

I receive disability ssi  and get child support for 2 normal dependents, can I file and get child credit 

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xmasbaby0
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Can I file taxes being on ssi receiving child support as income having 2 dependent children

No, you cannot receive child tax credit or earned income credit if your income is from child support and Social Security disability.  Sorry.  You do not have a tax liability for that income so there is no credit available.

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