Tax Credits for Working Families

Connecting EITC filers to the ACA premium tax credit

This tax season, millions of EITC filers may also be navigating a new tax benefit for the first time: the Affordable Care Act premium tax credit. 

Featured Resource: 50-State Policy Tracker

This 50-state policy tracker from the National Center for Children in Poverty makes it easy to compare state policies across six important work supports: (1) child care subsidies, (2) minimum wage, (3) family and medical leave, (4) income tax policy, (5) the EITC, and (6) the Child and Dependent Care Tax Credit.

Recent Updates

News Round-up: April 27, 2015

House Republicans released a measure to expand the Trade Adjustment Assistance program, which would be funded in part by reducing the number of taxpayers eligible for the Child Tax Credit (CTC).

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News Round-up: April 20, 2015

In Maine, Gov. Paul LePage (R) and legislative leaders continue to battle over tax reform. LePage wants to eliminate the state’s income tax, thereby eliminating the state’s Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC). Many legislators hope to instead reduce property taxes, which disproportionately affect low- and middle-income families.

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