Child tax credits were deposited Friday: What it means if yours didn't come The IRS said the August child tax credit payment was set for Aug. 13. But some families saw no 'pending' notices in bank accounts Thursday. Families paying off rent, food, debts with child tax creditNASHUA, N.H. (AP) — Christina Darling finally replaced her 2006 Chevrolet Equinox after it broke down several times while picking her children up from day care. But the 31-year-old mother of two was struggling to keep up with the car payments. August child tax credit: Use this portal today to update your bank details and unenrollParents have until Monday night to opt out of the Aug. 13 advance payment and to correct their direct deposit info. Why your IRS tax refund hasn't come and how to track itThe struggle is real for millions of taxpayers who still haven't seen their income tax refunds or unemployment refunds. We can help. Will your advance child tax credit payments affect your 2022 taxes? They mightIf you receive too much money from the IRS, you may have to return part of this year's monthly child tax credit payments next year. Here's what to know. Perspective | The IRS erroneously rejected child tax credit payments for some families with an immigrant spouseBecause of an IRS glitch, many families with one immigrant parent have to wait longer for child tax credit payments. The Atlantic Daily: How the Government Learned to Waste Your TimeThe “time tax,” one of our writers argues, is a scourge, and the government needs to take responsibility for it. 2021 child tax credit FAQ: Opt out deadlines, eligibility, payments and moreThis year's child tax credit is like no other. Here's what the big changes mean for you.