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Do you still get a child tax credit even if

you hardly pay any federal? Because previously we would get about 1k per child.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 5:12 PM on Nov. 13, 2009 in Money & Work

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  • It depends on how much you made and would then owe....they may cancel each other out. I know last year when I was divorced but not yet re-married to my now husband and I filled based on my part time job I made so little I didn't owe and got about $800 in child tax credit for my son, of whom I have sole custody.
    Mom2Jack04

    Answer by Mom2Jack04 at 6:10 PM on Nov. 13, 2009

  • Call the IRS 1-800-829-1040 - Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. your local time (Alaska & Hawaii follow Pacific Time).
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 9:56 PM on Nov. 13, 2009

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