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vcent41
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Why am i getting a refund when i didn't pay any income tax

 
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Rachel_W
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Why am i getting a refund when i didn't pay any income tax

You may be getting a refund when you didn't pay any income tax if you qualify for a Refundable Tax Credit like the Earned Income Credit, Additional Child Tax Credit, American Opportunity Credit or Health Care Credit.

For more information on Tax Credits, check out this TurboTax Article: Understanding Refundable and Nonrefundable Credits.

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Rachel_W
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Why am i getting a refund when i didn't pay any income tax

You may be getting a refund when you didn't pay any income tax if you qualify for a Refundable Tax Credit like the Earned Income Credit, Additional Child Tax Credit, American Opportunity Credit or Health Care Credit.

For more information on Tax Credits, check out this TurboTax Article: Understanding Refundable and Nonrefundable Credits.

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