Federal Rental Assistance from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) helps about 2 million working-age, low-income non-disabled families pay for housing. Households typically pay no more than 30 percent of their income for rent, helping them to…
Tax Credits for Working Families notes that states debated over 160 EITC bills in 2016, and the tax credit is likely to be even more prevalent this year. The post also lists state EITC bills that are currently under consideration.
Taxpayers anxious to know when they will receive their refund can now check the new IRS mobile app, in addition to “Where’s My Refund.” Advocates say that some immigrants are afraid to file their taxes this year because of changing…
If you’re filing your taxes this year, consider how you can maximize your tax refund. You can both boost your refund and save the money once it’s in your pocket.
In honor of America Saves Week, we've created six images you can share on social media. Four of them encourage workers to save part of their tax return. For many families, their tax refund is the largest amount of money…
New York City calls to expand the EITC, a new bill is introduced to improve the CTC, and the IRS encourages grandparents to check their EITC eligibility.
January 27 was the 11th Anniversary of EITC Awareness Day. Get It Back partners celebrated by posting blogs, holding events, and releasing videos highlighting the benefits of the EITC.
The New York Times reports on the refund delay, Oklahoma works to reinstate a refundable EITC, and the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities reflects on Obama’s anti-poverty achievement.
This year, EITC Awareness Day will be celebrated on Friday, January 27. On this day, the IRS encourages organizations across the country to bring attention to the EITC by hosting events and engaging the media.
TCWF offers guidance for EITC campaigns, Oklahoma pushes to reinstate a refundable EITC, CFED makes policy recommendations to curb predatory debt collecting, and a new report shows the EITC could boost a depressed West Virginia economy.