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Earned income tax credit in Tennessee

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Earned Income Tax Credit or Earned Income Credit (EITC or EIC) is a refundable tax credit for low-to moderate-income working individuals and couples, particularly those with children. 
Data refer to the number of federal tax filers in Tennessee who filed for the Earned Income Tax Credit. Rate is the percent of all federal tax filers.

Data Source

The Brookings Institution, EITC Interactive website.


Statewide total is the sum of county data.

Last Updated

November 2016