This Week’s Must-Read: New Legislation Strengthening the CTC Could Reduce Child Poverty

This Week’s Must-Read: New Legislation Strengthening the CTC Could Reduce 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. Read more
This Week’s Must-Read: Children’s Health and Development Depends on the Safety Net

This Week’s Must-Read: Children’s Health and Development Depends on the Safety Net

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. Read more
VITA Volunteer Recruitment and Retention Training

VITA Volunteer Recruitment and Retention Training

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. Read more
This Week’s Must-Read: Census Data Shows the EITC Helps Decrease Poverty

This Week’s Must-Read: Census Data Shows the EITC Helps Decrease Poverty

Analysis of the 2015 Census data show refundable tax credits played a significant role in decreasing poverty. Read more