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Schedule 8812 (Form 1040A or 1040), Child Tax Credit

Use Part I of this schedule to document that any child for whom you entered an ITIN and for whom you also checked the "if qualifying child for child tax credit" box, is a resident of the United States because the child meets the substantial presence test and is not otherwise treated as a nonresident alien.

Use Parts II–IV of Schedule 8812 to figure the additional child tax credit. The additional child tax credit may give you a refund even if you do not owe any tax.


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Schedule 8812 (Form 1040A or 1040)

Instructions for Schedule 8812 (HTML)


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All Revisions for Form 8812

Form 1040, U.S. Individual Income Tax Return

Form 1040A, U.S. Individual Income Tax Return

Form 1040NR,  U.S. Nonresident Alien Income Tax Return

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