Get ready for the 2022 tax season

If you filed your 2020 taxes and have been receiving your monthly Child Tax Credit payment, great!  File again in spring 2022 to receive the second half of your payment in a lump sum.

If you did not file your 2020 taxes and have not been receiving monthly payments, it’s too late to get the advanced payment, but it’s not too late to claim the money! You can still get the full payment in a lump sum with your 2021 tax return in spring 2022.


Get prepared to file your taxes in 2022

Our IRS-certified partners Accounting Aid Society and Wayne Metro offer free tax preparation appointments. You can also file online yourself with free online software. To file your taxes, you will need:

If you schedule an appointment for free tax preparation help, you’ll need to bring the documents with you to your meeting. If you’re filing online by yourself, you just need to be able to include this information on the form.