Child Tax Credit Worksheet—Continued

Child Tax Credit Worksheet—Continued

Summary: This is the second page of the Child Tax Credit Worksheet to determine the amount of child tax credit the taxpayer can claim. The line items to be completed are:

Under"Part 2":
"9. Enter the amount from Form 1040, line 47; Form 1040A, line 30; or Form 1040NR, line 45." field
"10. Add the following amounts: Form 1040, lines 48 through 51; Form 1040A, lines 31 through 34; or Form 1040NR, lines 46 through 48; and ; Form 8910, line 15; Form 5695, line 30* if applicable; Form 8936, line 23; and Schedule R, line 22." field
11. Are you claiming any of the following credits?
  • Mortgage interest credit, Form 8396.
  • Residential energy efficient property credit, Form 5695, Part I.
  • District of Columbia first-time homebuyer credit, Form 8859.
"No. Enter the amount from line 10." checkbox, field
"Yes. Complete the Line 11 Worksheet, later, to figure the amount to enter here." checkbox
"12. Subtract line 11 from line 9. Enter the result." field
13. Is the amount on line 8 of this worksheet more than the amount on line 12?
"No. Enter the amount from line 8. This is your child tax credit. Enter this amount on Form 1040, line 52, Form 1040A, line 35 or Form 1040NR, line 49." checkbox
"Yes. Enter the amount from line 12. See the TIP below. This is your child tax credit. Enter this amount on Form 1040, line 52, Form 1040A, line 35 or Form 1040NR, line 49." checkbox
TIP: You may be able to take the additional child tax credit on form 1040, line 67; Form 1040A, line 43; or Form 1040NR, line 64, only if you answered Yes on line 13.
  • First, complete your Form 1040 through line 66a (also complete line 71), Form 1040A through line 42a, or Form 1040NR through line 63 (also complete line 67).
  • Then, use Schedule 8812 to figure any additional child tax credit.