Economic Security

Claiming California’s New $1,083 Foster Youth Tax Credit: A Tax Filing Guide for Transition-Age Youth

Last Updated Jan 31, 2023

This publication is designed to help transition-age youth file their taxes and claim a cash back refund. The guide outlines information about tax laws, tax credits and deductions including the new foster youth tax credit, tax filing requirements, documentation needed to file, key terms to know, and free tax preparation services.