We 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. Join us in getting the word out to those who qualify but don't file a tax return by explore this site for ideas and the products you need to get the word out. Or, see our quick EITC Outreach kit highlighting some ideas and key products (pdf format).
The seventh annual EITC Awareness Day on January 25, 2013 was a success. Find out more on our Awareness Day site.
Post a link to, or download this electronic guide for finding EITC information on line. P 4935, Guide to Everything Earned Income Tax Credit for Individuals Online helps you find the information you need to determine eligibility for EITC and how to file accurate EITC claims. This publication describes a topic briefly and then provides a link to an on line resource for more information. We also have an electronic guide for return preparers, find the guide, P 4933, Tax Preparers Guide to Everything Earned Income Tax Credit Online here.
Visit our social network page for grab-and-go social media tools including EITC widgets, tweets, banner ads, podcasts, and more.
Our EITC Due Diligence Made Easy DVD (IRS Publication 4926) contains tools and resources to help you prepare tax returns. We've included EITC related forms and publications you can use now and during the 2013 filing season. It also has the tax year 2012 income limits, the basic EITC eligibility requirements, the popular Due Diligence video clips from the 2011 and 2010 tax forums and the Schedule C and Reconstructing Records training. If it's not on the DVD, we provide you easy links to additional resources to make Due Diligence easy for you. Find out how to order here.
IRS provides tips to taxpayers to ensure they are working with a reputable tax return preparer. Find the fact sheet titled "How to Choose a Tax Return Preparer and Avoid Preparer Fraud" on irs.gov or view the videos on How to Choose a Tax Preparer or Seleccione un Preparador de Impuestos on YouTube.
Last updated: 2/20/2013