Internal Revenue Service United States Department of the Treasury
Level Basic Advanced Military International

Child Tax Credit

Eligibility

Interview Tips

If the Marital Status and Household Information section is incomplete, or if the taxpayer is unsure of how to respond, you may want to use the Child Tax Credit Interview Tips in the Volunteer Resource Guide, Nonrefundable Credits tab to conduct your probing interview.

Tax Software Hint

The entries for each qualifying child on the Main Information Screen will help the software determine if the child is eligible for the child tax credit. To review information related to the software, go to the Volunteer Resource Guide, Exemptions and Main Information tab.

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