Missouri

EARNED INCOME TAX CREDIT (EITC)

Missouri does not currently offer a state-level EITC.

Latest Legislative Action:

  • Lawmakers in the state House and Senate considered bills to create a state EITC worth 20% of the federal credit during the 2017 session.
  • During the 2016 legislative session, lawmakers considered HB 2154, a bill that would establish a state EITC at 5% of the federal credit.

CHILD TAX CREDIT (CTC)

Missouri does not currently offer a state-level CTC.

Latest Legislative Action:  In 2014, SB 513 was introduced with bipartisan support to create a child tax credit of $400 for individuals with adjusted gross income of up to $46,100 and married couples with up to $92,200. However, the measure was not signed into law.

CHILD AND DEPENDENT CARE TAX CREDIT (CDCTC)

Missouri does not currently offer a state-level CDCTC.

For More State Information

Amy Blouin, Executive Director
The Missouri Budget Project

www.mobudget.org
(314) 652-1400
ablouin@mobudget.org