How Combining VITA and FAFSA Can Help Ease the Stress of College Tuition for Families

How Combining VITA and FAFSA Can Help Ease the Stress of College Tuition for Families

For high school seniors, going off to college is a momentous transition colored with both excitement and anxiety. As remarkable as this next step in life is, the high costs of college tuition can be stressful for college-bound students and their families. College is expensive and – for many families – figuring out how to pay for it can be a huge roadblock. Read more
This Week’s Must-Read: Oregon’s New Statewide Retirement Savings Plan

This Week’s Must-Read: Oregon’s New Statewide Retirement Savings Plan

Oregon prepares a statewide retirement savings plan, the governor of Massachusetts reverses his support for an Airbnb tax that would expand the state’s EITC, and the U.S. ranks ninth in raising kids. Read more
Texting & Tax Credit Outreach Training  

Texting & Tax Credit Outreach Training  

In 2014, 84 percent of American adults earning less than $30,000 owned a cell phone. With cell phone usage on the rise, can you incorporate text messaging into your tax credit outreach efforts? Read more
This Week’s Must-Read: Tax Credit Expansion to Fight Poverty

This Week’s Must-Read: Tax Credit Expansion to Fight Poverty

Democratic Senators introduced legislation to fight poverty through tax credit expansion, proposed legislation aims to make child care affordable, and CFED releases a new fact file about credit’s impact on low- and moderate-income financial opportunity. Read more