Minnesota Child Tax Credit and Working Family Credit
The Minnesota Child Tax Credit (CTC) is a refundable credit equal to $1,750 per child under 18, with no limit on the number of children. The credit phases out for those whose income is over $29,500 ($35,000 for Married Filing Jointly).
The Minnesota Working Family Credit (WFC) is a refundable credit for working individuals whose income is below a certain level.
You may qualify for free tax return preparation through Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) or AARP Tax-Aide.
These programs help prepare federal and state income tax and property tax refund returns. You can find a VITA or AARP tax preparation site in Minnesota by entering your zip code or address in the search tool. The search tool also provides information about how to find sites where help is available in Spanish, Hmong, Somali, or other languages
You can also call United Way 2-1-1 by dialing 2-1-1 (651-291-0211 for cell phone users).
To qualify for the Minnesota Child Tax Credit, you must meet the following requirements:
To qualify for the Minnesota Working Family Credit, you must meet the following requirements: