Tax & Stimulus

The links on this page explain how to get biggest tax refund possible. They also answer questions about stimulus payments. Legal Aid does not provide tax advice and cannot help you prepare your taxes. Legal Aid might be able to answer your questions about missing stimulus payments.

Earned Income Tax Credit

This IRS flyer (in English, Amharic, and Spanish) explains this credit for people who had earned income in 2021.

Missing Stimulus Payments

If you did not get all three rounds of stimulus payments, it’s not too late to find out why! Learn how to get your payments.

2021 Child Tax Credit

Do you have children who were 17 or younger at the end of 2021? For Tax Year 2021 only, you can receive this credit even if you do not have earned income. To get the credit, you must file a 2021 tax return.