Frequently asked questions
How many stimulus payments were there?
Will there be another stimulus payment?
How do I get the stimulus payments?View all questions
Child Tax Credit
How much is the Child Tax Credit in 2022?
I was getting Child Tax Credit monthly payments in 2021. Why didn’t I get my CTC monthly payment in 2022?
How do I claim the Child Tax Credit for a baby born in 2023?View all questions
Who should I include on my tax return?
What are the benefits of claiming a child on my tax return?View all questions
What do you mean by self-employed?
How do I report my income if I’m self-employed?
What expenses can I claim if I’m self-employed?View all questions
I got a letter from the IRS. What does it mean?
I got Letter 6419 from the IRS. What is it?
I got Letter 6475 or 1444-C from the IRS. What is it?
I got Notice CP09 or CP27 from the IRS. What is it?View all questions
I’m nervous about filing and claiming tax benefits
What do I do if I’m audited by the IRS?
Will I need to repay any of my refund?
Will claiming these credits make me ineligible for other government benefits like SNAP, WIC, TANF, and housing assistance?View all questions
Why do you need my Social Security card?
How do I replace my Social Security card?
How do I get my W2 employment document?View all questions
Return Rejection Next Steps
What is an IP PIN and how do I find it?
What is AGI and how do I find it?
The IRS says I already filed. What do I do next?View all questions
Security and confidentialityView all questions
GetYourRefund Account AccessView all questions
How does GetYourRefund Work?
What is GetYourRefund and how does it work?
What is File Myself and how does it work?View all questions
Should I file a tax return?
What are the potential benefits of filing a tax return?
I’m under 19, should I file a tax return?View all questions
Earned Income Tax Credit
What is the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)?
How has the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) changed this year?View all questions
Why would I paper file my tax return?
Where should I mail my tax return?View all questions
Where are my payments?
How long does it take to get my refund after filing?
How do I check the status of my refund?
How do I log into my account on the IRS website?View all questions
Child and Dependent Care Credit
What is the Child and Dependent Care Credit?
How do I get the Child and Dependent Care Credit?View all questions
Can I get tax credits from my state?
Can I get tax credits from California? Can I still get the Golden State Stimulus? How do I get the CalEITC? Am I eligible for the CalEITC? Am I eligible for the CalEITC if I don’t have a social security number?View all questions