Earned Income Tax Credit (New York City EITC) Claims, Total, Non-New York City Counties, by Size of Earned Income

data.ny.gov | Last Updated 10 Jun 2019

The Department of Taxation and Finance (the Department) annually publishes statistical information on the New York State earned income tax credit (EITC). This includes data on the separate New York City EITC and the New York State noncustodial parent EITC. Summary data are presented for all taxpayers which includes full-year New York state residents, part-year residents and nonresidents (where applicable). Data are shown for the total number of claimants and credit claimed by county and/or region for all filing statuses.

Tags: eitc, earned income, non-custodial parent, credit, tax

This dataset has the following 25 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
Tax Yeartax_yearnumberTax year for which the credit return was filed
Credit Typecredit_typetextType of Credit: NYC EITC - New York City Earned Income Tax Credit (began in 2004). NYS EITC - New York State Earned Income Tax Credit (began in 1994).
Place of Residenceplace_of_residencetextNYC EITC – New York City Counties, Total New York City Counties, Total Non-New York City Counties, Full-Year Resident Total, All Other *, or Grand Total. NYS EITC – New York State Counties (including New York City Counties), Total New York City Counties, Full-Year Resident Total, All Other *, or Grand Total. * Includes nonresidents and part-year residents who moved out of New York. Part-year residents who move into New York are classified by the county into which they move. (For NYS EITC, data for this category begins in 2009.)
Size of Earned Incomesize_of_earned_incometextNew York Earned Income ranges. Note: The income ranges changed over time due to tax law changes.
Notesnotestextd/ In certain instances, Tax Law prohibits the disclosure of individual taxpayer information. a/ Amount is less than $500. Reported as zero. For Tax Years 2014 and forward, Credit Amounts Claimed displaying as zero (with Number of Claims greater than zero) actually contain data accurate to three decimal places that become available when the hidden decimal data is obtained via an OData Feed.
Number of Claims, Zero Qualifying Childrennumber_of_claims_zero_qualifying_childrennumberCount of the number of EITC claims with no qualifying children
Credit Amount Claimed, Zero Qualifying Children ($000)credit_amount_claimed_zero_qualifying_children_000numberAmount of EITC claimed with no qualifying children, in thousands of dollars
Average Credit, Zero Qualifying Childrenaverage_credit_zero_qualifying_childrennumberAverage amount of EITC claimed with no qualifying children
Number of Claims, One Qualifying Childnumber_of_claims_one_qualifying_childnumberCount of the number of EITC claims with one qualifying child
Credit Amount Claimed, One Qualifying Child ($000)credit_amount_claimed_one_qualifying_child_000numberAmount of EITC claimed with one qualifying child, in thousands of dollars
Average Credit, One Qualifying Childaverage_credit_one_qualifying_childnumberAverage amount of EITC claimed with one qualifying child
Number of Claims, More than One Qualifying Child *number_of_claims_more_than_one_qualifying_childnumberCount of the number of EITC claims with more than one qualifying child * For tax years prior to 2008 this column is populated. After 2008, there is a finer breakdown.
Credit Amount Claimed, More than One Qualifying Child ($000) *credit_amount_claimed_more_than_one_qualifying_child_000numberAmount of EITC claimed with more than one qualifying child, in thousands of dollars * For tax years prior to 2008 this column is populated. After 2008, there is a finer breakdown.
Average Credit, More than One Qualifying Child *average_credit_more_than_one_qualifying_childnumberAverage amount of EITC claimed with more than one qualifying child * For tax years prior to 2008 this column is populated. After 2008, there is a finer breakdown.
Number of Claims, Two Qualifying Children **number_of_claims_two_qualifying_childrennumberCount of the number of EITC claims with two qualifying children. ** For tax years prior to 2008 this column is not populated. Beginning 2009, the finer breakdown exists.
Credit Amount Claimed, Two Qualifying Children ($000) **credit_amount_claimed_two_qualifying_children_000numberAmount of EITC claimed with two qualifying children, in thousands of dollars ** For tax years prior to 2008 this column is not populated. Beginning 2009, the finer breakdown exists.
Average Credit, Two Qualifying Children **average_credit_two_qualifying_childrennumberAverage amount of EITC claimed with two qualifying children ** For tax years prior to 2008 this column is not populated. Beginning 2009, the finer breakdown exists.
Number of Claims, More than Two Qualifying Children **number_of_claims_more_than_two_qualifying_childrennumberCount of the number of EITC claims with more than two qualifying children. ** For tax years prior to 2008 this column is not populated. Beginning 2009, the finer breakdown exists.
Credit Amount Claimed, More than Two Qualifying Children ($000) **credit_amount_claimed_more_than_two_qualifying_children_000numberAmount of EITC claimed with more than two qualifying children, in thousands of dollars ** For tax years prior to 2008 this column is not populated. Beginning 2009, the finer breakdown exists.
Average Credit, More than Two Qualifying Children **average_credit_more_than_two_qualifying_childrennumberAverage amount of EITC claimed with more than two qualifying children ** For tax years prior to 2008 this column is not populated. Beginning 2009, the finer breakdown exists.
Number of Claims, Totalnumber_of_claims_totalnumberTotal count of the number of EITC claims
Credit Amount Claimed, Total ($000)credit_amount_claimed_total_000numberAmount of EITC claimed, in thousands of dollars
Average Credit, Totalaverage_credit_totalnumberAverage amount of EITC claimed
Place of Residence Sort Orderplace_of_residence_sort_ordernumberSort order on Place of Residence
Earned Income Sort Orderearned_income_sort_ordernumberSort order on Earned Income ranges