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|Step 2 – Determine eligibility|
|1||Were you (and your spouse if filing a joint New York State return) New York State residents for all of 2017? 1 Yes No If you marked an X in the No box, stop; you do not qualify for this credit.||1|| |
|2||Did you claim the federal child tax credit or additional child tax credit for 2017?||2|| |
|3||Is your federal adjusted gross income (see instructions)|
– $110000 or less and your filing status is married filing joint return;
– $75000 or less and your filing status is single, head of household, or qualifying widow(er); or
- $55000 or less and your filing status is married filing separate return?
If you marked an X in the No box at both lines 2 and 3, stop; you do not qualify for this credit.
|Step 3 – Enter child information|
|List below the name, social security number, and date of birth for each child included on line 4.|
|First name||MI||Last name||Suffix||Social security number||Date of birth (mmddyyyy)|
|Step 4 – Compute credit|
|If you answered No to question 2, skip lines 6 through 12, and enter 0 on line 13; continue with line 14.|
|If you marked the No box on line 3, skip lines 14 and 15, and enter the amount from line 13 on line 16. All others continue with line 14.|
|If you filed a joint federal return but are required to file separate New York State returns, continue with lines 17 and 18. All others enter the line 16 amount on Form IT-201, line 63.|
|Step 5 – Spouses required to file separate New York State returns (see instructions)|
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