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But, we still need your help to capture the attention of those eligible for EITC and motivate them to explore whether they qualify. Also, point them to no-cost options for tax return help—volunteer tax assistance and Free File. Remember that volunteers are also trained to help with other credits, the child tax credit, the education credits and the premium tax credit.
Continue throughout this filing season to get the word out to those who qualify but don't file a tax return. Explore this site for ideas and the products you need to get the word out. Or, see our quick EITC outreach kit highlighting ideas and key products (pdf format).
Educators (colleges, universities, trade and technical schools), those who prepare the Form 1098-T and tax returns preparer.
If you missed the IRS Webinar, Not Just College Credits; it's Tax Credits Too or would like to review it, we will post a link to the seminar in about 3 weeks. If you have comments or questions about the webinar, please contact us. Find out What You Need to Know about AOTC and LLC here
Visit our social network page for grab-and-go social media tools including EITC tweets, banner ads, facebook ads, podcasts and more.
Share this electronic guide for finding EITC information on line. Post it to your web site or email it to help your clients find the information they need to determine if they are eligible for EITC and to file accurate EITC claims. This publication describes a topic briefly and then provides a link to find more information. Download Pub 4935, Guide to Everything Earned Income Tax Credit for Individuals Online here.
The IRS Partner Outreach Corner on irs.gov offers you electronic communication materials to use in reaching out to the people you serve. Get free news you can use each month, targeted by time of year to coincide with what your customers, employees, volunteers, etc. need to know about new tax law legislation, IRS events and other activities that affect them. You can use these items on your websites, in electronic products, publications, etc. as needed. Visit the Partner and Volunteer Outreach Corner on irs.gov.