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IRS Tax Reminder Information

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Publication 5534-D The 2021 Child Tax Credit: Three Steps to Getting Your Advance Payments (Flyer)<https://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/p5534d.pdf>
Publication 5534-E Advance Payments of the Child Tax Credit: Which Online Tool Should I Use (Flyer)<https://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/p5534e.pdf>
Publication 5534-F Advance Child Tax Credit Payments for Americans Experiencing Homelessness (Flyer)<https://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/p5534f.pdf>

Low-income families still have time to sign up for advance child tax credit payments

It's not too late for low-income families to sign up for advance child tax credit payments<https://lnks.gd/l/eyJhbGciOiJIUzI1NiJ9.eyJidWxsZXRpbl9saW5rX2lkIjoxMjgsInVyaSI6ImJwMjpjbGljayIsImJ1bGxldGluX2lkIjoiMjAyMTA4MzAuNDUyMTU4MzEiLCJ1cmwiOiJodHRwczovL3d3dy5pcnMuZ292L2NyZWRpdHMtZGVkdWN0aW9ucy9hZHZhbmNlLWNoaWxkLXRheC1jcmVkaXQtcGF5bWVudHMtaW4tMjAyMSJ9.muGmMdiKIPBbYcVsCmHMO_-qU6oXEIfJPaIMDfHfA1w/s/1047185108/br/111587804370-l>.

The IRS urges anyone who normally isn't required to file a tax return to explore the tools available on IRS.gov. The Eligibility Assistant can help determine eligibility for the advance child tax credit. The Non-filer Sign-up tool<https://lnks.gd/l/eyJhbGciOiJIUzI1NiJ9.eyJidWxsZXRpbl9saW5rX2lkIjoxMjksInVyaSI6ImJwMjpjbGljayIsImJ1bGxldGluX2lkIjoiMjAyMTA4MzAuNDUyMTU4MzEiLCJ1cmwiOiJodHRwczovL3d3dy5pcnMuZ292L2NyZWRpdHMtZGVkdWN0aW9ucy9jaGlsZC10YXgtY3JlZGl0LW5vbi1maWxlci1zaWduLXVwLXRvb2wifQ.4yCFLXy76FlCGSumx8lU1Qt56gksqWh9fEKwAeILE1A/s/1047185108/br/111587804370-l> can help people file a simplified tax return to sign up for these payments. Some non-filers may also be eligible for the $1,400 per person Economic Impact Payments and the recovery rebate credit. Persons can get these benefits, even if they do not work, have no income or, do not have a permanent address.

For these families, each advance CTC payment is up to $300 per month for each qualifying child<https://lnks.gd/l/eyJhbGciOiJIUzI1NiJ9.eyJidWxsZXRpbl9saW5rX2lkIjoxMzAsInVyaSI6ImJwMjpjbGljayIsImJ1bGxldGluX2lkIjoiMjAyMTA4MzAuNDUyMTU4MzEiLCJ1cmwiOiJodHRwczovL3d3dy5pcnMuZ292L2NyZWRpdHMtZGVkdWN0aW9ucy8yMDIxLWNoaWxkLXRheC1jcmVkaXQtYW5kLWFkdmFuY2UtY2hpbGQtdGF4LWNyZWRpdC1wYXltZW50cy10b3BpYy1iLWVsaWdpYmlsaXR5LWZvci1hZHZhbmNlLWNoaWxkLXRheC1jcmVkaXQtcGF5bWVudHMtYW5kLXRoZS0yMDIxLWNoaWxkLXRheC1jcmVkaXQifQ.42Q8yTCNAR6qTT1-dFEElPe7DhvyZTerCZyEYulQCGo/s/1047185108/br/111587804370-l> under age 6 and, up to $250 per month for each child ages 6 through 17.

Payments are generally issued on the 15th of each month through December 2021.

• The IRS sends advance child tax credit payments to eligible families who filed a 2019 or 2020 income tax return. This includes people who successfully use the Non-filer Sign-up tool<https://lnks.gd/l/eyJhbGciOiJIUzI1NiJ9.eyJidWxsZXRpbl9saW5rX2lkIjoxMzEsInVyaSI6ImJwMjpjbGljayIsImJ1bGxldGluX2lkIjoiMjAyMTA4MzAuNDUyMTU4MzEiLCJ1cmwiOiJodHRwczovL3d3dy5pcnMuZ292L2NyZWRpdHMtZGVkdWN0aW9ucy9jaGlsZC10YXgtY3JlZGl0LW5vbi1maWxlci1zaWduLXVwLXRvb2wifQ.uRbn8-Ub0Jd7EVglSAUMwqlPu6AB3r3eJyUrT0nMVw8/s/1047185108/br/111587804370-l> for advance CTC, available only on IRS.gov. People can access the Non-filer Sign-up tool or the step-by-step guide<https://lnks.gd/l/eyJhbGciOiJIUzI1NiJ9.eyJidWxsZXRpbl9saW5rX2lkIjoxMzIsInVyaSI6ImJwMjpjbGljayIsImJ1bGxldGluX2lkIjoiMjAyMTA4MzAuNDUyMTU4MzEiLCJ1cmwiOiJodHRwczovL3d3dy5pcnMuZ292L2NyZWRpdHMtZGVkdWN0aW9ucy9hZHZhbmNlLWNoaWxkLXRheC1jcmVkaXQtcGF5bWVudHMtaW4tMjAyMSJ9.M0kr7RPE-JcWJl8gRMHBIVz4IhPYPZnULol4blaKftE/s/1047185108/br/111587804370-l> for using it on IRS.gov.

• The Non-filer Sign-up tool is available until October 15, 2021.