Finding answers to your tax questions is now less taxing.

Get Answers To Your Tax Questions

H&R Block Tax Professionals relentlessly focus on making sure you profit from every deduction and credit available.

How much is the additional child tax credit?

The additional child tax credit is equal to the lesser of these:

  • The disallowed child tax credit
  • 15% of your earned income that's more than $3,000

If you didn't have more than $3,000 in earned income, you can't claim the additional child tax credit.

File Schedule 8812 to claim the additional child tax credit.

Look At Your Life Through Taxes

No matter which life stage you're in, H&R Block has the tools and resources to help you understand how taxes impact your life. It's our Purpose. We look at your life through tax... and find ways to help.

Tax Calculators

Estimate your withholdings, calculate your refund, or find out how health care laws may impact you.

Browse Tax Articles

Looking for articles written by the pros at H&R Block? Search our article database to find answers to all of your tax related questions.