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Federal Free Printable 2020 Schedule 8812 (Form 1040) for 2021 Federal Child Tax Credit

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Child Tax Credit
2020 Schedule 8812 (Form 1040)

SCHEDULE 8812 Additional Child Tax Credit (Form 1040) ▶ Department of the Treasury Internal Revenue Service (99) ▶ 1040-SR ......... 1040-NR Attach to Form 1040, 1040-SR, or 1040-NR. OMB No. 1545-0074 ◀ . .1040 ....... Go to www.irs.gov/Schedule8812 for instructions and the latest information. Attachment Sequence No. 47 Your social security number Name(s) shown on return Part I 2020 8812 All Filers Caution: If you file Form 2555, stop here; you cannot claim the additional child tax credit. 1 2 3 4 5 6a b 7 8 If you are required to use the worksheet in Pub. 972, enter the amount from line 10 of the Child Tax Credit and Credit for Other Dependents Worksheet in the publication. Otherwise, enter the amount from line 8 of your Child Tax Credit and Credit for Other Dependents Worksheet. (See the instructions for Forms 1040 and 1040SR, line 19, or the instructions for Form 1040-NR, line 19.) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Enter the amount from line 19 of your Form 1040, Form 1040-SR, or Form 1040-NR . . . . . . . . Subtract line 2 from line 1. If zero, stop here; you cannot claim this credit . . . . . . . . . . . . Number of qualifying children under 17 with the required social security number: x $1,400. Enter the result. If zero, stop here; you cannot claim this credit . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . TIP: The number of children you use for this line is the same as the number of children you used for line 1 of the Child Tax Credit and Credit for Other Dependents Worksheet. Enter the smaller of line 3 or line 4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Earned income (see instructions) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6a Nontaxable combat pay (see instructions) . . . . . . 6b Is the amount on line 6a more than $2,500? No. Leave line 7 blank and enter -0- on line 8. Yes. Subtract $2,500 from the amount on line 6a. Enter the result . . . . . 7 Multiply the amount on line 7 by 15% (0.15) and enter the result . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Next. On line 4, is the amount $4,200 or more? No. If line 8 is zero, stop here; you cannot claim this credit. Otherwise, skip Part II and enter the smaller of line 5 or line 8 on line 15. Yes. If line 8 is equal to or more than line 5, skip Part II and enter the amount from line 5 on line 15. Otherwise, go to line 9. Part II 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 4 5 8 Certain Filers Who Have Three or More Qualifying Children Withheld social security, Medicare, and Additional Medicare taxes from Form(s) W-2, boxes 4 and 6. If married filing jointly, include your spouse’s amounts with yours. If your employer withheld or you paid Additional Medicare Tax or tier 1 RRTA taxes, see instructions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Enter the total of the amounts from Schedule 1 (Form 1040), line 14, and Schedule 2 (Form 1040), line 5, plus any taxes that you identified using code “UT” and entered on Schedule 2 (Form 1040), line 8 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Add lines 9 and 10 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1040 and Enter the total of the amounts from Form 1040 or 1040-SR, line 27, 1040-SR filers: and Schedule 3 (Form 1040), line 10. 1040-NR filers: Enter the amount from Schedule 3 (Form 1040), line 10. Subtract line 12 from line 11. If zero or less, enter -0- . . . . . . . . . . Enter the larger of line 8 or line 13 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Next, enter the smaller of line 5 or line 14 on line 15. Part III 1 2 3 9 10 11 } . . 12 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13 14 . . . . . . . 15 Additional Child Tax Credit This is your additional child tax credit . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1040 ....... 1040-SR ......... 1040-NR ◀ For Paperwork Reduction Act Notice, see your tax return instructions. Cat. No. 59761M Enter this amount on Form 1040, line 28; Form 1040-SR, line 28; or Form 1040-NR, line 28. Schedule 8812 (Form 1040) 2020
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More about the Federal 1040 (Schedule 8812) Individual Income Tax Tax Credit TY 2020

We last updated the Child Tax Credit in January 2021, so this is the latest version of 1040 (Schedule 8812), fully updated for tax year 2020. You can download or print current or past-year PDFs of 1040 (Schedule 8812) directly from TaxFormFinder. You can print other Federal tax forms here.

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Form Sources:

The Internal Revenue Service usually releases income tax forms for the current tax year between October and January, although changes to some forms can come even later. We last updated Federal 1040 (Schedule 8812) from the Internal Revenue Service in January 2021.

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1040 (Schedule 8812) is a Federal Individual Income Tax form. States often have dozens of even hundreds of various tax credits, which, unlike deductions, provide a dollar-for-dollar reduction of tax liability. Some common tax credits apply to many taxpayers, while others only apply to extremely specific situations. In most cases, you will have to provide evidence to show that you are eligible for the tax credit, and calculate the amount of the credit to which you are entitled.

About the Individual Income Tax

The IRS and most states collect a personal income tax, which is paid throughout the year via tax withholding or estimated income tax payments.

Most taxpayers are required to file a yearly income tax return in April to both the Internal Revenue Service and their state's revenue department, which will result in either a tax refund of excess withheld income or a tax payment if the withholding does not cover the taxpayer's entire liability. Every taxpayer's situation is different - please consult a CPA or licensed tax preparer to ensure that you are filing the correct tax forms!

Historical Past-Year Versions of Federal 1040 (Schedule 8812)

We have a total of nine past-year versions of 1040 (Schedule 8812) in the TaxFormFinder archives, including for the previous tax year. Download past year versions of this tax form as PDFs here:


2020 1040 (Schedule 8812)

2020 Schedule 8812 (Form 1040)

2019 1040 (Schedule 8812)

2019 Schedule 8812 (Form 1040 or 1040SR)

2018 1040 (Schedule 8812)

2018 Schedule 8812 (Form 1040)

2017 1040 (Schedule 8812)

2017 Schedule 8812 (Form 1040A or 1040)

2016 1040 (Schedule 8812)

2016 Schedule 8812 (Form 1040A or 1040)

Child Tax Credit 2015 1040 (Schedule 8812)

2015 Schedule 8812 (Form 1040A or 1040)

Child Tax Credit 2014 1040 (Schedule 8812)

2014 Schedule 8812 (Form 1040A or 1040)

Child Tax Credit 2013 1040 (Schedule 8812)

2013 Schedule 8812 (Form 1040A or 1040)

Child Tax Credit 2012 1040 (Schedule 8812)

2012 Schedule 8812 (Form 1040A or 1040)


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