Tax Credits

**This course is now expired and no longer qualifies for IRS CE Credit. To avoid study material confusion, the course materials and final exam have been removed from this course.

 

IRS Program Number: YH9W1-T-00026-17-S
CE Credits: 2 hours
IRS Category: Federal Tax Law
Delivery Type: Online Self-Study
Exam Questions: 10
Please Note: This course is a component of “Income Tax for Individuals” course ID T-00014-17, and therefore we recommend not taking both courses in the same reporting period.

Course Syllabus

Course Description
This self-study courses discusses credits for the elderly or disabled, child tax credits, education credits, earned income credit, and the premium tax credit. This is a Basic tax course with no prerequisites, and qualifies for 2 CE credits in IRS Federal Tax Law.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify who qualifies to take the credit for the elderly or disabled.
  • Recall who qualifies for the child tax credit and the additional child tax credit.
  • Identify the requirements for and benefits of the American opportunity credit and the lifetime learning credit.
  • Recall the limit of investment income to qualify for the earned income credit.
  • Recognize who is eligible to claim the premium tax credit.
  • Identify various nonrefundable and refundable credits available for income tax purposes.s.

Course Assignments

  • Study each Chapter
  • Answer review questions at the end of each chapter
  • Pass the Final Exam with a score of 70 percent or better

Final Exam and Certification
The final exam consists of 10 multiple-choice questions on the information covered in the course materials. To receive credit for this course, you must click on the Exam below to initiate the exam. A passing score of 70 percent or better will receive course credit and a Certificate of Completion.

 

Course Materials

Course Content

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