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Subject:  Venting about Earned Income Tax Credit Date:  5/22/2012  6:51 PM
Author:  stevenjklein Number:  116171 of 123001

Last year, when I filed our 2010 taxes, the EITC got us a "refund" of over $5K on our federal tax bill. (I put refund in quotes, because it wasn't actually a refund. It was a gift, for which I gratefully thank all the US taxpayers.)

For tax year 2011, our AGI was virtually unc