Illegals Eligible for Up to 8 Refundable Tax Credits

As in illegals can get a check from you and me. Bendover again, Sucker taxpayer!

From the Washington Free Beacon, reporting on all the goodies illegals can get from U.S. taxpayers:

Illegal immigrants are eligible to claim up to eight refundable tax credits under federal law, according to a report from the Congressional Research Service.

One of the tax credits available to illegal immigrants under the Internal Revenue Code is the additional child tax credit, which allows families with children to reduce their tax liability by $1,000 per child. If the value exceeds the tax liability they owe, the family receives a refund for the difference.

“The Tax Inspector General of Treasury says that the extra child tax credit, in a single year, doles out $4.2 billion a year to illegals,” said David North, a fellow at the Center for Immigration Studies. “Based on that number I would assume that other tax credits for illegals runs well over $5 billion a year.”

In addition, illegal immigrants are eligible for the earned income tax credit, which allows low-income families to receive a refundable tax credit even if they do not owe any taxes.

They are also eligible for the American Opportunity Tax Credit, which is a tax credit for tuition, and the Health Coverage Tax Credit, which is a tax credit for insurance costs. Undocumented immigrants can also receive a tax credit for tax withheld on wages, for fuel excise taxes, any overpayment of taxes, and tax withheld at source for nonresident aliens and foreign corporations.

Refundable credits can be larger than an individual’s tax liability, which means that illegal immigrants may receive the difference as a cash payment from the IRS. Nothing in the Internal Revenue Code prohibits illegal immigrants from receiving these tax credits.

So, we are paying illegals to be in the country, which is clearly part of Obama’s strategy to “remake” America, as we have frequently discussed here, and on The Teri O’Brien Show.

Be prepared for Hillary “Adamantly Against Illegal Immigrants” to promise to steal more of your money to buy votes from illegals.

Let me as you again: Are you fed up yet? Please comment below.


  1. BOHICA. No SS # no tax credits. Same thing as no passport. No drivers license either. Cloward-Piven and Alinsky disciple, POTUS. Stop these and it pays for the wall. And for any possible tunnels, there is ground penetrating radar and/or night heat sensing vision.

  2. Wait–Illinois gives free stuff to illegals? There’s a shocker. Yes, sarcasm. Pathetic, isn’t it? Thanks for your comment, Mike!

  3. Isabel, I’m sure that you are as fed up as I am with illegals, who aren’t citizens at all, being celebrated, while people like you are treated like 2nd class citizens. Welcome to Obama’s America!

  4. Second class citizens known as disabled vets. They die while awaiting for the Obama promised getting to the bottom of the problem. With Obama no one is held accountable except someone he despises like General Petraeus.
    Or, of course, all of us.

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