Earned Income Credit (EIC)
For 2021, the maximum credit increased to:
Taxpayers may be able to elect to use their 2019 earned income to figure the EIC if their 2019 earned income is more than their 2021 earned income. To be eligible for a full or partial credit, the taxpayer must have earned income of at least $1 but less than:
Taxpayers whose investment income is more than $10,000 cannot claim the EIC.