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Valid SSN. To claim the EIC, you (and your spouse, if filing a joint return) must have avalid SSN issued by the Social Security Administration (SSA). Any qualifying child listedon Schedule EIC also must have a valid SSN. (See Rule 8 if you have a qualifying child.)If your social security card (or your spouse’s, if filing a joint return) says “Not valid foremployment” and your SSN was issued so that you (or your spouse) could get a federallyfunded benefit, you cannot get the EIC. An example of a federally funded benefit isMedicaid. If you have a card with the legend “Not valid for employment” and yourimmigration status has changed so that you are now a U.S. citizen or permanentresident, ask the SSA for a new social security card without the legend. If you get thenew card after you have already filed your return, you can file an amended return onForm 1040X, Amended U.S. Individual Income Tax Return, to claim the EIC.5 ABC’s