Instructions for Form 2555 - Introductory Material

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Future Developments

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Exclusion amount.   For 2015, the maximum exclusion has increased to $100,800.

Additional child tax credit.   You cannot take the additional child tax credit if you claim either of the exclusions or the housing deduction. For more information on the additional child tax credit, see the Instructions for Form 1040.

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