College Students: You could get money from the Earned Income Tax Credit

College Students: You could get money from the Earned Income Tax Credit

This year, more people than ever before are eligible for the expanded Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) –including college students age 18+ without dependents. This tax credit can give you back money, up to $1,502, to spend however you want – towards groceries, rent, a car, or more. All you need to do is file a tax return to claim this credit. Answer these questions to find out if you are eligible for the EITC.