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- Coronavirus Updates
- Find out About Your Due Diligence Requirements
- Connect Your Social Network to Increase Awareness of the EITC, the CTC/ACTC/ODC and the AOTC
- IRS Outreach Connection on irs.gov
- Educational Opportunities
- Guide for Everything EITC for Individuals Online
The IRS has established a special section focused on steps to help taxpayers, businesses and other affected by the coronavirus on IRS.gov.
Find out About Your Preparer Due Diligence Requirements
Paid preparers who complete returns claiming the earned income tax credit (EITC), the child tax credit (CTC) refundable portion of the CTC, the additional child tax credit (ACTC), the credit for other dependents (ODC), the American opportunity tax credit (AOTC) and/or the head of household (HOH) filing status must meet due diligence requirements. For more information see Preparer Due Diligence Law.
Connect Your Social Network to Increase Awareness of the EITC, the CTC/ACTC/ODC and the AOTC
Visit our social network page for grab-and-go social media tools including EITC tweets, banner ads, Facebook ads, podcasts and more.
IRS Outreach Connection on IRS.gov
The IRS Outreach Connection 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 IRS Outreach Connection on IRS.gov.
Find out about eligibility rules for refundable tax credits, updates to tax law and regulations, return preparer due diligence requirements and more.
If you missed the nationwide tax forums, you can still audit or take the seminars on line for continuing education credit.
Guide to Everything Earned Income Tax Credit for Individuals Online
Post a link to, or download this electronic guide for finding EITC information on line. Pub 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, Pub 4933, Tax Preparers Guide to Everything Earned Income Tax Credit Online here.