Tax day: 8 top tax breaks for parents on tax deadline

As tax deadline looms, parents are looking for as many tax breaks as possible.

By , Modern Parenthood Contributor

2. The child tax credit

The child tax credit. This is a credit of $1,000 per qualifying child. That means $1,000 right off your tax bill. The catch: Your modified adjusted gross income has to be less than $110,000 for a married couple filing jointly.

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