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Working Families Credit (WFC) WFC Application Process

The application deadline was April 18, 2022

The application process for this year’s WFC is provided below for reference.

1

Claim Earned Income Tax Credits (EITC)

Claim the federal Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) if you have a Social Security number (SSN) and earned less than $57,414 in 2021.
or
Claim California Earned Income Tax Credit (CalEITC) using your Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) if you are an immigrant who does not have an SSN and earned less than $30,000 in 2021.

 

Didn't claim the federal EITC on your 2021 taxes? You'll need to submit an amended Form 1040-X to the IRS.

2

Obtain a WFC application

Fill out and submit an online application by visiting our tax portal.

An application is available to download and print . 
or
You can also obtain an application from Turbo Tax and H&R Block when you self-file using their programs. 

 

3

Submit the application in one of three ways by April 18

  • Submit securely online. 
  • Mail to SFHSA, WFC Program, P.O. Box 7988, San Francisco, CA 94120.
  • Drop off at SFHSA, 170 Otis Street.

Need help applying? Email HSA at wfc@sfgov.org or call (415) 557-6284 (voicemail checked weekly).

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