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How do I qualify for the Illinois EITC?

You may qualify for the Illinois EITC if during tax year 2023, you

Although you are not required to have qualifying children to receive the Illinois EITC, you may increase your credit with one or more qualifying children. See qualifying child rules for more information. Note: For the Illinois EITC, a qualifying child may have a valid SSN or ITIN.

For more information on qualifying for the federal EITC, go to the IRS website.