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mathewstactical
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Is the child tax credit doubled this year? And if so why isnt it showing up in TurboTax

 
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xmasbaby0
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Is the child tax credit doubled this year? And if so why isnt it showing up in TurboTax

No the child tax credit s not doubled for 2017 tax returns.  The increase will be effective for your 2018 return that you file next year in 2019.

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

**Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to offer the most correct information possible. The poster disclaims any legal responsibility for the accuracy of the information that is contained in this post.**

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xmasbaby0
Level 15

Is the child tax credit doubled this year? And if so why isnt it showing up in TurboTax

No the child tax credit s not doubled for 2017 tax returns.  The increase will be effective for your 2018 return that you file next year in 2019.

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

**Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to offer the most correct information possible. The poster disclaims any legal responsibility for the accuracy of the information that is contained in this post.**
SherekaB
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Is the child tax credit doubled this year? And if so why isnt it showing up in TurboTax

The child tax credit will double next year. See below for other changes that will take place next year also. 

https://turbotax.intuit.com/tax-reform/

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