Internal Revenue Service United States Department of the Treasury
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Earned Income Credit (EIC)

Qualifying for the EIC

Household Employee Income

For tax year 2014, domestic employees, such as housekeepers, are issued Form W-2 only if their earnings are more than $1,900. Add this income to line 7 on Form 1040. Include this income in the computation of the EIC. Refer to Publication 926, Household Employer's Guide, for other tax year amounts.

	Line 7 of Form 1040.