The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) recently published its 2015 National Survey of Unbanked and Underbanked Households. In 2015, 7 percent of American households were unbanked (do not have a checking or savings account), and one in five households was…
Massachusetts Nonprofit Network suggests a stronger EITC to reduce state poverty, the PATH Act changes some filing dates, and New Jersey hopes to extend its EITC to childless workers.
Open enrollment for 2017 health insurance marketplace plans starts today. While premium increases in the individual health insurance market are getting lots of attention, people who buy their own coverage can find a good plan, often with financial help from…
The IRS releases inflation adjustments for the coming year, Census data reveal how tax credits help decrease poverty, and a Missouri State Representative candidate pushes for a state EITC.
The EITC would go a long way to help those with disabilities and Hilary Clinton hopes to double the CTC.
A New York City official proposes raising the EITC, Etsy believes the tax credit could help independent contract workers, and Arkansas needs the EITC to combat its high rate of child poverty.
A Washington state EITC will be up for vote this election, New Jersey raises its state EITC, and Senator Sherrod Brown proposes a stronger CTC.
The American Academy of Pediatrics credits the safety net for aiding the health and development of children and the Obama Administration begins to close the income inequality gap with the help of tax credits.
As you prepare for the tax season, the Get It Back Campaign will present a training series on how VITA sites can effectively recruit and retain tax prep volunteers.
Analysis of the 2015 Census data show refundable tax credits played a significant role in decreasing poverty.