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How do I know if I qualify for the child tax credit?

You might qualify for the child tax credit of up to $1,000 for each qualifying child. You child must:

  • Be younger than age 17 at the end of the year
  • Live in your home for more than 1/2 the year
  • A U.S. citizen with a Social Security number (SSN)
  • Be claimed as a dependent on your return
  • Not provide more than 1/2 of his or her own support

Claim the credit on Form 1040.

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