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I received my W-2 but had no federal taxes withheld. Do I still file a return and will I get the EIC?
You'll need to file a return whenever your income is more than the filing requirements. This amount is usually your standard deduction plus your exemption amount. You're also required to file a return when any of these applies:
If you’re required to file and you haven’t had taxes withheld, you might owe taxes with your return.
As long as you meet the requirements, you'll still be able to claim the Earned Income Credit (EIC). This is true even though you didn't have any federal taxes withheld.