Child Tax Credit

Learn more about the Child Tax Credit, including the latest research and analysis of new proposals to expand it.


Featured Research

The Impact of the Biden Administration’s Tax Proposals by State and Congressional District

June 30, 2021

Tax Policy in the First 100 Days of the Biden Administration

April 30, 2021

Options for Reforming America’s Tax Code 2.0

April 19, 2021

U.S. COVID-19 Relief Provided More Than $60,000 in Benefits to Many Unemployed Families

March 17, 2021

The American Rescue Plan Act Greatly Expands Benefits through the Tax Code in 2021

March 12, 2021

2021 Tax Brackets

October 27, 2020


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Temporary Policies Complicate the Child Tax Credit’s Future

September 3, 2021

Don’t Add More Temporary Tax Policies in Budget Reconciliation

August 30, 2021

COVID-19 Tax Relief Added to Increasing Share of Households Paying No Income Tax

August 20, 2021

Congressional Budget Office Shows 2017 Tax Law Reduced Tax Rates Across the Board in 2018

August 5, 2021

IRS Sends Nearly $15 Billion of Advance Child Tax Credit Payments

July 19, 2021

Unanswered Questions about Upcoming Advance Child Tax Credit Payments

July 7, 2021

The Impact of the Biden Administration’s Tax Proposals by State and Congressional District

June 30, 2021

Trade-offs of Expanding Individual Tax Credits While Repealing SALT Deduction

June 24, 2021

Tracking the 2021 Biden Tax Plan and Federal Tax Proposals

June 16, 2021

Details and Analysis of President Biden’s FY 2022 Budget Proposals

June 16, 2021

Biden Proposals Would Significantly Expand Benefits Administered Through the Tax Code

June 3, 2021

Closer Look at Option to Restructure EITC/CTC to Help Low-Income Households

June 1, 2021

Tax Foundation Webinar Recaps the Complexities of the 2021 Tax Filing Season

May 25, 2021

Joint Committee on Taxation Data Shows Federal Tax System Is Progressive

May 14, 2021

Evaluating Options to Help Low-Income Households

May 4, 2021

Tax Policy in the First 100 Days of the Biden Administration

April 30, 2021

Options for Reforming America’s Tax Code 2.0

April 19, 2021

What to Expect During the 2021 Tax Season

March 19, 2021

Making the Expanded Child Tax Credit Permanent Would Cost Nearly $1.6 Trillion

March 19, 2021

U.S. COVID-19 Relief Provided More Than $60,000 in Benefits to Many Unemployed Families

March 17, 2021