Brief Refundable Credits: The Earned Income Tax Credit and the Child Tax Credit
Tax Debate 2017
Elaine Maag
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This year, Congress will consider what may be the biggest tax bill in decades. This is one of a series of briefs the Tax Policy Center has prepared to help people follow the debate. Each focuses on a key tax policy issue that Congress and the Trump administration may address. This brief addresses refundable individual tax credits.
Research Areas Taxes and budgets
Tags Individual taxes Child Tax Credit
Policy Centers Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center