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Earned income amount is more.(p4)


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The EIC has increased for people with three or more children and for many married couples filing jointly. Also, the maximum amount of income you can earn and still get the credit has increased. You may be able to take the credit if: Your adjusted gross income also must be less than the amount in the above list that applies to you. For details, see Rules 1 and 15.
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Investment income amount is more.(p5)


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The maximum amount of investment income you can have and still get the credit has increased to $3,100. See Rule 6.
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Definition of qualifying child changed.(p5)


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For 2009, the following changes have been made to the definition of a qualifying child.