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Notice to Employee
Do you have to file? Refer to the Form 1040 instructions
to correct any name, SSN, or money amount error
to determine if you are required to file a tax return. Even
reported to the SSA on Form W-2. Be sure to get your
if you don’t have to file a tax return, you may be eligible
copies of Form W-2c from your employer for all
for a refund if box 2 shows an amount or if you are
corrections made so you may file them with your tax
eligible for any credit.
return. If your name and SSN are correct but aren’t the
same as shown on your social security card, you should
Earned income credit (EIC). You may be able to take the
ask for a new card that displays your correct name at any
EIC for 2017 if your adjusted gross income (AGI) is less
SSA office or by calling 1-800-772-1213. You also may
than a certain amount. The amount of the credit is based
visit the SSA at
on income and family size. Workers without children
could qualify for a smaller credit. You and any qualifying
Cost of employer-sponsored health coverage (if such
children must have valid social security numbers (SSNs).
cost is provided by the employer). The reporting in box
You can’t take the EIC if your investment income is more
12, using code DD, of the cost of employer-sponsored
than the specified amount for 2017 or if income is earned
health coverage is for your information only. The amount
for services provided while you were an inmate at a penal
reported with code DD is not taxable.
institution. For 2017 income limits and more information,
Credit for excess taxes. If you had more than one
visit Also see Pub. 596, Earned Income
employer in 2017 and more than $7,886.40 in social
Credit. Any EIC that is more than your tax liability is
security and/or Tier 1 railroad retirement (RRTA) taxes
refunded to you, but only if you file a tax return.
were withheld, you may be able to claim a credit for the
Clergy and religious workers. If you aren’t subject to
excess against your federal income tax. If you had more
social security and Medicare taxes, see Pub. 517, Social
than one railroad employer and more than $4,630.50 in
Security and Other Information for Members of the Clergy
Tier 2 RRTA tax was withheld, you also may be able to
and Religious Workers.
claim a credit. See your Form 1040 or Form 1040A
instructions and Pub. 505, Tax Withholding and
Corrections. If your name, SSN, or address is incorrect,
Estimated Tax.
correct Copies B, C, and 2 and ask your employer to
correct your employment record. Be sure to ask the
(Also see Instructions for Employee on the back of Copy C.)
employer to file Form W-2c, Corrected Wage and Tax
Statement, with the Social Security Administration (SSA)


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