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Parents who received child tax credits this week may have to repay the IRS. Millions of families received their fifth round of child tax credits this week, but some will be required to repay the IRS. The advance child tax credit can be worth up to (dollar)300 per child, depending on household income and other factors. On 2019 and 2020 tax returns, the IRS determines the monthly amount of the child tax credit. And if your income has increased or your child has moved out of an eligibility bracket since then, you’ll almost certainly have to repay it come tax…

Why some workers who are expecting $1,189 in unemployment tax refunds should change their tax filings for 2020. Some workers may want to modify their 2020 tax return if they are awaiting refunds for taxes paid on unemployment benefits. People who paid too much in taxes for their 2020 unemployment benefits are still getting refunds from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). The agency issued 430,000 reimbursements worth an average of $1,189 this week. Unemployment benefits were taxable income before and during the pandemic. The American Rescue Plan, which was passed on March 11, 2021, aimed to alleviate the situation. The…

Are you still waiting for your $10,200 unemployment tax credit? How to find out what’s going on. HOUSEHOLDS awaiting unemployment tax refunds can check on the status of their payment. Millions of Americans will receive a check if they filed their tax returns before the American Rescue Plan’s massive tax relief became law. The American Rescue Plan Act, signed on March 11, includes a tax exemption of $10,200 for jobless payments in 2020. Unemployment cheques received during the epidemic were not counted as earned income because of the exemption, which only applied to federal taxes. However, because the change occurred…