earned income tax credit

Don't miss out on money that Uncle Sam owes you.
In an unusual move, Congress is letting even the poorest have cash.
A proposal from Rep. Richard Neal (D-Mass.) would upgrade the Earned Income Tax Credit. The odds against it remain high.
New research highlights the high stakes of economic inequality, and its particular impact on women.
But J.D. Scholten says he does not yet have plans to run for office again.
Their new tax bill lavishes breaks on businesses that underpay what they owe.
A key tax credit for working people is being singled out for "fraud."
Republicans favor new restrictions on the earned income tax credit.
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The Educational Testing Service in 2013 calculated that the economic and educational costs of child poverty total half a
Another poll, released last week by the MacArthur Foundation, provided further confirmation that Americans are concerned
While the recent rise in poverty may be attributed to poor economic growth policies during the Obama Administration, the sustained high rates of poverty over the past 50 years are striking evidence that it is time for new approaches to support economic success.
As parents and as policymakers, we cannot afford to let poverty determine the future of another generation of children. It is critical for policy to address this problem, and the Young Child Tax Credit is an important step in the right direction.
Since the dawn of modern American political history, conservatives have railed against the left for supporting social welfare. America's welfare programs, so the story goes, create cultures of dependency that weigh down the economy. Who caused this tremendous burden on the U.S. taxpayer?
This past weekend, my staff and I went to Bakersfield and spent an afternoon helping folks prepare their income tax forms. I was there with the CalEITC4Me bus tour, which was stopping in Bakersfield before heading on to other Central Valley cities.
Credits are taken in lines 48 to 54 of Form 1040, and lines 31 to 35 and 42 to 45 of Form 1040A. The instructions for these
There are a number of considerations to take into account regarding military personnel's taxes and most of them result in a bigger, and well deserved, tax refund; however, some are complicated and take some strategizing to use to your advantage.