IRS.com is a privately owned website that is not affiliated with any government agencies.

Family and Taxes

The Expanded Child Tax Credit

Important Information About the 2021 Child Tax Credit: Advance Payments, Online Tools, & More Thanks to recent temporary changes to the federal Child Tax Credit…


Child Tax Credit Faqs

Answers to Frequently Asked Questions About the 2021 Child Tax Credit & Advance Child Tax Credit Payments The Child Tax Credit (CTC) is a federal…


Taxable vs. Non-Taxable Income

What Types of Income Are Subject to Tax? Are you trying to determine whether or not all of your income is taxable? While the IRS…


Refundable vs. Non-Refundable Tax Credits

There Are Two Main Types of Credits That Can Reduce Your Tax Bill Tax credits, available through the IRS, can bring you a substantial savings…


The Expanded Child Tax Credit

Important Information About the 2021 Child Tax Credit: Advance Payments, Online Tools, & More Thanks to recent temporary changes to the federal Child Tax Credit,…


IRS Has New Online Tools to Help Families Manage Child Tax Credit Payments

Advance Child Tax Credit Assistance is Available There have been several recent and important changes to the federal Child Tax Credit, thanks to President Biden’s…


IRS Sending Monthly Payments for the Child Tax Credit

$300 Per Month Direct Payments for Eligible Families Recently, there have been some important changes to the Child Tax Credit (CTC) that expand eligibility and…


Tax Credits for Families With Children And Dependents

Households With Kids or Other Dependents May Qualify for These Tax Breaks There are a variety of federal tax breaks available for taxpayers with children…