NOTICE: Taxpayers are strongly encouraged to visit the DRS website for answers to many questions. You may also email DRS at drs@po.state.ct.us. If contacting DRS by phone, please plan for wait times that may be longer than usual. See DRS FAQ's, which now include important information regarding Connecticut sales tax. Frequently Asked Questions

Connecticut’s Earned Income Tax Credit (CT EITC) is a way to help working individuals and families during these difficult economic times. To qualify for the state credit, Connecticut residents need to be working, earning, and be eligible for the federal earned income tax credit.  The pages on this website will give you information so you know exactly what the CT EITC is and what it can mean for you.

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What is the CT EITC?

Do I qualify?

What should I know before hiring someone to file my taxes?

Where do I find free tax preparation services?

What is the fastest way to secure your CT EITC?

How do I get a 2019 Schedule CT EITC?

Nonprofit organizations offering CT EITC assistance


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