(This Policy Directive Obsoletes PD #16-06-ELI)
This policy directive has been revised, as follows:
- To provide the income limits that are used to determine whether a filer can claim the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) for the 2016 tax year;
- To provide the maximum EITC amounts for the 2016 tax year;
- To introduce a change in tax law that prevents the release of refunds, for 2016 tax returns, prior to February 15, 2017 for filers who claim either EITC or the Additional Child Tax Credit (ACTC); and
- To update the zipper message that is displayed on the animated electronic message boards at all Model Centers.