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Subject: Re: Parents as Role Models for Financial Matters Date: 4/19/2012 11:17 PM
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Of course the EIC only applies to couples who file jointly.
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While your filing status can't be married filing separately, single filers can also get it.

http://www.irs.gov/individuals/article/0,,id=96466,00.html

And you must meet one of the following:
Have a qualifying child (see who is a qualifying child below), or
If you do not have a qualifying child, you must:
be age 25 but under 65 at the end of the year,
live in the United States for more than half the year, and
not qualify as a dependent of another person.
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