By Yadires Nova-Salcedo

Before you file your income tax return this year, here is some important information you should know. On this edition of “Centro”, we’ll tell you about the Earned Income Tax Credit or EITC, a program the IRS has in place that can help you file your taxes for free and possibly receive a larger return this year! WBZ’s Yadires Nova-Salcedo talks about this with IRS Media Relations Specialist, Peggy Riley. Find out if you are eligible. Tune In!

For more information on the IRS EITC program, you can call 1-800-829-1040 or visit OR

For the IRS Website in Spanish, visit

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  1. ashley adams says:

    Say you are doing your own taxes this year how do you file for EITC or does it automatically let you know if you qualify for it as you’re doing it?

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