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my husband only worked 3 months this year and only made 10,000 in that time we have 4 children my ? is can we still recive our taxs and if so do we qualify for earned income creadit?

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Asked by Anonymous at 4:29 PM on Dec. 7, 2008 in Money & Work

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  • Yes - I've been a tax preparer for over ten years (nothing fancy, just families and small businesses, I do it pro bono and people pay me with diet coke, of all things :-). But yes, your income and family size will allow that you can receive all taxes w/held from your husbands check plus EIC.

    Answer by plylerjones at 4:32 PM on Dec. 7, 2008



    go here to H&R calculator ...good luck


    Answer by Anonymous at 6:07 PM on Dec. 7, 2008

  • it'll prolly help u as far as getting ur earned income. my husband and i had very low wages, under 15,000 2gether 4 awhile, with 2 kids we maxed out the earned income credit...meaning we got themost they.ll give u. at the time i think we got 2500 n earned income. and don't 4get 2 claim preschool if u have ur chidren go...ur preschool has a tax id number!

    Answer by yomamaporter at 9:36 PM on Dec. 8, 2008

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