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Tax Credits - Preparing Your 1040 Step 7 - Tax Planning: U.S.
Claiming tax credits is an important step in reducing your taxes. Find out about the tax credits you may qualify for.
http://taxes.about.com/od/preparingyourtaxes/a/1040step7.htm
What's a Refundable Tax Credit? - Tax Planning: U.S. - About.com
A refundable tax credit is a tax credit that is treated as a payment and thus can be refunded to the taxpayer by the Internal Revenue Service. Refundable credits ...
http://taxes.about.com/od/taxglossary/g/refundable-tax-credits.htm
Overview of the American Opportunity Tax Credit - Tax Planning: U.S.
American Opportunity Tax Credit is a refundable tax credit for undergraduate college education expenses. This credit provides up to $2,500 in tax credits on the ...
http://taxes.about.com/od/deductionscredits/qt/American-Opportunity-Tax-Credit.htm
Qualifications for Adoption Tax Credit - Tax Planning: U.S. - About.com
Nov 4, 2013 ... Individuals who adopt a child may be eligible for a federal tax credit. The adoption credit is calculated on Form 8839 Qualified Adoption ...
http://taxes.about.com/od/deductionscredits/qt/adoptioncredit.htm
Tax Breaks for Single Parents - About.com
Don't miss these 5 tax breaks for single parents. Includes links to resources provided by tax professionals and the IRS.
http://singleparents.about.com/od/taxhelp/tp/tax_breaks.htm
State and Local Earned Income Tax Credits - Tax Planning: U.S.
An overview of state and local earned income tax credit programs. Many states as well as some cities and counties have created their own earned income tax ...
http://taxes.about.com/od/State-Income-Taxes/a/State-And-Local-Earned-Income-Tax-Credits.htm
Claiming Foreign Tax Credit or Deduction - Tax Planning: U.S.
Americans working abroad may claim a foreign tax credit on federal income tax returns. Find out how to claim the foreign tax credit on IRS Tax Form 1116.
http://taxes.about.com/od/taxhelp/a/ForeignTaxCred.htm
Child Tax Credit Basics and Tips - Tax Planning: U.S. - About.com
If you have children, you may qualify for the Child Tax Credit on your federal income tax return. There is a maximum that you can claim, set every yet.
http://taxes.about.com/od/deductionscredits/qt/childtaxcredit.htm
Tax Breaks for Students - Distance Learning - About.com
In order to ease the burden of students in this time of costly textbooks and record- high tuition bills, the federal government has provided several sizable tax ...
http://distancelearn.about.com/od/payingforschool/a/taxbreak.htm
Overview of the Lifetime Learning Tax Credit - Tax Planning: U.S.
Learn about the Lifetime Learning Credit, a federal tax credit for any person who takes college classes. Updated for 2014 and 2015 figures from the IRS.
http://taxes.about.com/od/Tax-Credits/qt/Lifetime-Learning-Tax-Credit.htm
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