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  • Dependents are age 16 & under, qualifying for the child tax credit
  • If client has more than one job, all jobs are withholding in the proper tax bracket
  • Self-employment, Other Dependent Credit, Child & Dependent Care Tax Credit, Alternative Minimum Tax (AMT), and itemized deductions are not included in this estimate.
  • The refund range is calculated based on +/- 1 withholding exemptions
  • Only Child Tax Credit (CTC) and Earned Income Credit (EIC) are calculated for credits.
  • All income is assumed to be earned income (for EIC, no lower capital gains tax rate)

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