Navigate to the Internal Revenue Service Child Tax Credit Update Portal (IRS CTC UP) and select any of the following login options as shown below.
IRS Advance Child Tax Credit Update Portal (CTC UP) Login Options
Existing IRS Users
If you have an existing IRS account, you do not need an ID.me account to access the CTC UP. Simply select Sign in with an existing IRS username.
Those with existing IRS accounts can still choose to sign in or create an account with ID.me.
Existing ID.me Members
If you have an existing ID.me account, you may sign in by selecting Sign in with ID.me.
You may be asked to complete additional steps to verify your identity. This is to ensure that you and only you are able to access your information through the CTC UP.
New Users Accessing the IRS Child Tax Credit Update Portal (CTC UP)
If you do not have an existing IRS account or ID.me account, you will need to select Create an account with ID.me.
For more information on how to verify your identity with ID.me, click here.