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What is Earned Income Credit?

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The Earned Income credit (EIC), or more properly the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), is a refundable tax credit that is available to many lower income tax payers based on a means test. Since enacted in 1975, the EIC has evolved into a much larger tax credit than originally envisioned and one of the most successful federal programs to assist … more