This section includes communication and marketing materials to help employers alert their workers about this important tax credit.
Our Quick EITC Outreach kit provides easy-to-do ideas to get the word out about EITC and highlights key products to help
Have you told your employees about the Earned Income Tax Credit? For more information on your responsibilities for notifying your employees about EITC, sometimes called EIC, see Notice 1015 on irs.gov.
For a sample of information to provide your employer, see Notice 797, Possible Federal Tax Refund Due to the Earned Income Credit, EIC.
Note: Both Notice 1015 and Notice 797 are in Adobe format and you need the Adobe Reader to view. Download the Adobe Reader here free.
EITC Awareness Day, January 25, 2013
Awareness Day 2013 was a success and we thank all we participated in making it successful. Find more EITC Awareness Day information here.
The Education Jobs and Medicaid Assistance Act of 2010 repealed the Advance EITC or AEITC. It was not available to workers after December 31, 2010. Workers who received the payments in their paychecks during 2010 or 2009 need to file a tax return to claim the amount paid if they have not already reported.