The working Families Tax Credit (WFTC) will provide refunds up to $1,200 to individuals and families who meet certain eligibility requirements, including eligibility for the federal Earned Income Tax Credit.
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Applications open February 1, 2023 for the 2022 tax year and are accepted through December 31, 2023. Individuals and families are eligible for the Working Families Tax Credit if they meet all of the following requirements:
The credit amount varies depending on the number of qualifying children and income level.
The maximum credit amount ranges from $300 to $1,200 depending on the number of qualifying children (see table below). These amounts are then reduced based on income thresholds, similar to the federal program. The minimum credit amount is $50, regardless of the number of qualifying children.
|Number of qualifying children||Applicant must make less than the following||Maximum credit amount|