This Week’s Must-Read: Renewing the Debt Collection Market

This Week’s Must-Read: Renewing the Debt Collection Market

An overhaul of the debt collection market is in sight and the visions of the IRS may lead to increased burdens on VITA sites.

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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,...

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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...

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This Week’s Must-Read: Taxing Airbnb to Increase the EITC

This Week’s Must-Read: Taxing Airbnb to Increase the EITC

Massachusetts Senate proposes bill to increase the EITC by taxing short-term rentals, the Tax Credits for Working Families explores how the EITC could make...

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This Week’s Must-Read: Support for EITC Expansion

This Week’s Must-Read: Support for EITC Expansion

New draft of the Democratic Platform includes EITC expansion and poll finds that Americans want a president who will prioritize reducing child poverty. The 2016...

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This Week’s Must-Read: What Are Americans Sacrificing to Afford Housing?

This Week’s Must-Read: What Are Americans Sacrificing to Afford Housing?

This year’s Kids Count Data Book identifies the EITC as a means of child poverty alleviation and Rhode Island’s new budget includes an increase...

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This Week’s Must-Read: Changes for Upcoming Tax Season

This Week’s Must-Read: Changes for Upcoming Tax Season

PATH Act provision will delay tax refunds in 2017, CFED shares recommendations to improve VITA programs, and tax credits are absent from presidential campaigns.

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This Week’s Must-Read: Expanding Tax Credits and Boosting Financial Security

This Week’s Must-Read: Expanding Tax Credits and Boosting Financial Security

Sources call for an expansion of state and federal tax credits, payday lenders plan to withstand new regulations while religious groups unite against these...

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This Week’s Must-Read: Watch Out, Payday Lenders

This Week’s Must-Read: Watch Out, Payday Lenders

The federal government proposed rules to regulate payday lenders and politicians call for an expansion of the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC).

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