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
Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Questions and Answers
What is the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)?
Who can claim the credit?
What if I was denied the EITC last year?
Who is a qualifying child?
Who is an eligible foster child?
What is Earned Income?
How do I figure my credit?
If I get the Advance EITC or AEITC do I have to file . . . → Read More: Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Questions and Answers
Is your organization on Twitter? Help spread the word about the Earned Income Tax Credit. The sample EITC tweets are part of an EITC Outreach Partner Toolkit, see the IRS EITC Web site for more information.
Tweet now through April 17, 2012. A great day to start is January 27, 2012 — EITC Awareness Day!
Earn $49,000 . . . → Read More: EITC Tweets! For EITC Awareness Day
EITC Awareness Day set for January 27, 2012
Nationwide in 2011, over 26 million people received nearly $59 billion in EITC.
EITC Statistics for California for tax returns filed during 2011:
Number of EITC Claims
Total EITC Amount
Average EITC Amount
Plan now to be part of EITC Awareness Day on Friday, January . . . → Read More: EITC Awareness Day – January 27, 2012
OFFICE OF CALIFORNIA STATE CONTROLLER JOHN CHIANG
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED TO PROVIDE FREE INCOME TAX PREPARATION
ANYONE CAN HELP!
You are cordially invited to attend a
FREE VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION!
We provide a free 4 hour introduction to the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Certification Program. Certified volunteers will help prepare income tax returns for low-to-moderate income families and . . . → Read More: VOLUNTEERS NEEDED TO PROVIDE FREE INCOME TAX PREPARATION
ADDRESSING POVERTY THROUGH ASSET BUILDING
Symposium to support asset building and EITC programs and policies
Tuesday, November 15, 2011
8am – 4:30pm
Burbank Airport Marriott
2500 Hollywood Way, Burbank CA 91505
The Symposium will explore best practices and policies that will shape the future of asset building. Learn what you can do to help low-income Californians claim available federal tax credits and . . . → Read More: Symposium to Support Asset Building and EITC Programs and Policies
Connecting your employees to the EITC and VITA
Share . . . → Read More: Connecting your employees to the EITC and VITA – YouTube Video