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A new state tax credit will help working families.
Learn about this new state tax credit
Find out what is the CalEITC and the benefits of the credit and more.
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Find out if you are eligible
The CalEITC rewards work, and puts money back . . . → Read More: CalEITC4me – New California Earned Income Tax Credit
LOS ANGELES INVESTING IN WORKING FAMILIES CAMPAIGN
Mayor Garcetti is Investing in Working Families every Saturday in April – Nationally recognized as Financial Literacy Month – to help you learn how to earn more, save more, and achieve financial security.
Experts will show you how to get cash for college, start a business, buy a home, repair your . . . → Read More: LA’S INVESTING IN WORKING FAMILIES CAMPAIGN – Saturday Workshops
EITC Awareness Day
January 31, 2014
IRS invites community organizations, elected officials, state and local governments, schools, employers, and other interested parties to join a national grassroots effort on EITC Awareness Day, January 31, 2014, to spotlight EITC. IRS estimates four of five eligible taxpayers claim and get this important credit. Help ensure everyone gets the EITC they . . . → Read More: January 31 is EITC Awareness Day
Featured Financial Literacy Program to Highlight California Financial Literacy Month (April 2013)The CAFLM Blog will feature financial literacy programs in March and April to highlight California Financial Literacy Month, April 2013. To feature your financial literacy program, see the CAFLM Blog post dated February 20, 2013.
Today we are highlighting:
Continued (4 of 4): Bank of the West . . . → Read More: Featured Financial Literacy Program: Bank of the West and CFED Partnership for Spend Some, Save Some
Free Tax Preparation Events in Yolo County
Families earning up to $50,270 from wages or self-employment are eligible for FREE tax preparation assistance and may receive a maximum of $5,891 in EITC based on their income and family size. Many people will qualify for the first time this year because of changes in their income, marital status . . . → Read More: Free Tax Preparation Events in Yolo County
EITC Awareness Day
Mark your calendars- EITC Awareness Day is Friday, January 25, 2013
Plan now to be part of EITC Awareness Day on Friday, January 25,2013 and join with other charitable and social organizations, elected officials, state and local government agencies, employers, and other interested parties in your community to generate extensive mainstream and social media coverage . . . → Read More: EITC Awareness Day – January 25
EITC Informational Supplement
Citi Community Development has produced Money Matters, an eight-page publication designed to enable hard-working taxpayers to take advantage of the tax benefits that are available to them.
Working with their community partners in a number of U.S. cities, they have created locally-customized versions of Money Matters that include lists of Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) sites, . . . → Read More: EITC Informational Supplement
4 EZ Questions Between You and Your Money
Are you eligible for the Earned Income Tax Credit?
Thanks to the WEb Connector EZ–an easy-to-use online EITC calculator– a bigger tax refund may be only a couple of clicks away!
To find out if you are eligible for the EITC, free tax help and other programs, just:
Look at the calculator, . . . → Read More: WE Connect’s WEb Connector EZ – Try it!
YouTube – Tax Tips: Earned Income Tax Credit
Watch this YouTube video describing the . . . → Read More: YouTube – Tax Tips: Earned Income Tax Credit
Free Tax Preparation Events in Yolo and Solano County
Assemblymember Mariko Yamada marks 6th Annual National Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Awareness Day, January 27, 2012, by announcing her partnership with the Children’s Network of Solano County, the United Way of the Bay Area, the Yolo Family Resource Center, the Yolo County Children’s Alliance, the Yolo Public . . . → Read More: Free Tax Preparation Events in Yolo and Solano County