Topic: Earned Income Tax Credit
People working to alleviate poverty should pay attention to something they may not be used to following: tariff policy
06/14/2011 04:26 pm
A starting point for policymakers to reform child tax provisions could be to simplify the definition of a child
05/03/2011 10:46 am
Obama said that his budget proposal would cut $4 trillion over the next 12 years. It's difficult to plan for a budget one or two years away, and it's downright unreasonable to plan one for 12 years from now.
04/15/2011 03:34 pm
Internal Revenue Service should make it easier for people who have children to figure out which tax breaks they qualify for. The internal revenue service should create a uniform definition for children under 19 and eliminate the 'student exception.'
04/15/2011 12:29 pm
On Tax Day 2011, the 'Making Work Pay' tax break, which can be worth up to $800 per household, is one of several tax credits for which filers may be eligible.
04/12/2011 08:34 pm
Tax filing is never fun, especially for the unemployed, whose income plunged but who still owe taxes. The Internal Revenue Service tried to ease things a bit last year by not fully taxing the unemployment benefits. That offer has expired. Still, there are ways that the unemployed, and newly employed, can lower their taxes this tax-filing season. Here are five of them:
03/28/2011 09:49 am
The coming debate over spending cuts has nothing to do with reviving the economy.
02/14/2011 03:09 pm
In Obama's speech to the US Chamber of Commerce, the president said his administration will help businesses if they hire more Americans.
02/08/2011 09:34 am
Smartphone apps – one for the iPhone, one for Android – will tell you when your IRS refund is coming.
01/28/2011 06:13 pm
The president should propose to give average Americans a better economic deal in the State of the Union address.
01/24/2011 08:43 am