Earned Income Tax Credit for Individuals
Authored By: Internal Revenue Service
If you're like millions of Americans, you work hard, but you don't earn a high income, and want to keep more of what you earn. The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) is a credit for people who earn low-to-moderate incomes, EITC can reduce your taxes, and can mean a refund. In simple terms, working families and individuals may keep more of what they work for.