2018 Schedule 8812 Form and Instructions
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On page two of IRS Form 1040, line 17, the taxpayer is asked to add the amount from Schedule 8812, line 15. The maximum amount of the additional child tax credit is $1,400 per qualifying child. Form 1040 Schedule 8812, Additional Child Tax Credit, can be used with the redesigned Form 1040 implemented this tax year. You can also file IRS Schedule 8812 with the older 1040 series forms such as Form 1040A and Form 1040EZ.
Form 1040 Schedule 8812, Additional Child Tax Credit, asks that you first complete the Child Tax Credit and Credit for Other Dependents Worksheet. See the instructions for Form 1040, line 12a, or Form 1040NR, line 40. The 2018 Schedule 8812 Instructions are published as a separate booklet which you can find below. You may also need to read the Schedule 8812 line item instructions found within the general Form 1040 instructions booklet.
Examples of when to use Form 1040 Schedule 8812:
- Have at least one qualifying child.
- Child must have a SSN number.
- Child must be under age 17.
- Not filing Form 2555 or Form 2555-EZ.
IRS Schedule 8812 Form And Instructions
Click any of the federal IRS Schedule 8812 form links below to download, view, print, edit, or save as a PDF file for the corresponding year. These free PDF files are unaltered and are pulled directly from the publisher.
Schedule 8812 form and instructions booklet are generally updated in December of each year by the IRS. If updated, the 2018 tax year PDF file will display, the prior tax year 2017 if not. Last year, many of the individual income tax forms were published late in December, with instructions booklet following in early January due to last minute legislative changes.
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Last updated: January 6, 2019