Getting Started with Child Tax Credit Outreach

Getting Started with Child Tax Credit Outreach

The 2021 Child Tax Credit (CTC) expansion provides a historic opportunity to reduce child poverty in the United States. It will lift 4.1 million...

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Four Ways to Promote the EITC for Awareness Day

Four Ways to Promote the EITC for Awareness Day

Friday, January 29, 2021 marks the 15th annual EITC Awareness Day. On this day, the IRS encourages organizations across the country to bring attention to...

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Are Foster Parents Missing Out on the EITC?

Are Foster Parents Missing Out on the EITC?

May is National Foster Care Month. The foster care system provides full-time substitute care for children. In 2018, more than 437,283 foster children lived...

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Tax Refund

How to Get the Most Out of Your Tax Refund

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...

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Four Reasons Every Parent Should Know About the Earned Income Tax Credit

Four Reasons Every Parent Should Know About the Earned Income Tax Credit

Every working parent should know about the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), a tax benefit that can mean extra money back in your tax...

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Detroit Census Campaign: Using VITA sites to increase Census Participation

Detroit Census Campaign: Using VITA sites to increase Census Participation

The City of Detroit, in coordination with over 300 partner organizations, has implemented a robust outreach and communication strategy to inform Detroiters about the...

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Boosting EITC Awareness

Boosting EITC Awareness

Today is Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Awareness Day, a time to bring attention to the EITC and other refundable tax credits to encourage more...

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Using Colleges to Expand Free Tax Preparation Outreach

Using Colleges to Expand Free Tax Preparation Outreach

Colleges and universities can be valuable partners for Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) and tax credit outreach efforts. However, college campuses are more than...

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Rethinking Disability Outreach

Rethinking Disability Outreach

You can’t tell whether someone has a disability just by looking at them. Disability includes a broad range of experiences. Blindness, deafness, and mobility...

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