Some taxpayers may have received too much in advance child tax credit payments. Others may have received too little. In some cases the taxpayer who will be claiming the child for tax year 2021 wasn’t the same taxpayer who received the advance payments. The child tax credit changes for 2021 sound simple enough at first – until you have questions. I’ve addressed the child tax credit and advance payments in three articles that you can read: 2021 child tax credit, wrong advance child tax credit payments, and what if someone else got the advance child tax credit payments?