Trust Reform, Probate Reform, Earned Income Tax Credit

Oshiro, Lisa
April 2004
News from Native California;Spring2004, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p10
Discusses the trust reform reorganization proposal of the U.S. Department of the Interior to develop the Bureau of Indian Trust Assets Management. Study conducted by the department to identify where resources were not being used efficiently and effectively; Implementation of the To-Be Trust Business Model by the Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians; Information on the Earned Income Tax Credit.


Related Articles

  • Indian Water and the Federal Trust: Some Proposals for Federal Action. Royster, Judith V. // Natural Resources Journal;Spring2006, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p375 

    Indian tribal reserved rights to water constitute trust assets under the protection of the federal government. Nonetheless, the federal government's duty of protection, and remedies against the government if it fails in that duty, are seldom recognized by law. Congress could protect tribal water...

  • Government won't put liens on divided tribal lands. Gamboa, Suzanne // Native American Times;8/17/2012, Vol. 18 Issue 32, p1 

    The article reports the U.S. Department of the Interior said on August 10, 2012 that Native American tribes will not have to reimburse the government for reuniting tribal land divided among multiple owners because a $3.4 billion settlement in a lawsuit filed by Blackfeet Tribe citizen Elouise...

  • An Indian Trust for the Twenty-First Century. Gover, Kevin // Natural Resources Journal;Spring2006, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p317 

    The statutory and policy bases of the federal trust responsibility for Indian lands arose at the end of the nineteenth century and the beginning of the twentieth century. Policy at that time was based on two related propositions: (1) Indians are incompetent and (2) Indian tribes were soon to be...

  • Earned income credit for working families.  // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);4/1/96, Vol. 43 Issue 14, p45 

    Reports on the offering of earned income tax credit to low-income working parents in New York. Eligibility criteria; Requirement in claiming a credit or rebate.

  • The advance earned income tax credit: IRS education effort picks up speed.  // Tax Executive;Jan/Feb95, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p33 

    Focuses on the advance earned income tax credit (EITC), a special tax benefit for working people who earn low or moderate incomes. Advantages of the advance EITC; Eligibility requirements; Procedure for signing for the advance EITC; Employer's role.

  • Making work pay. Lerner, Preston // Washington Monthly;Apr94, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p27 

    Focuses on the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC). Popularity among all political sectors; Aim of guaranteeing that Americans who work for a living will not have to raise their children in poverty; Campaign promise of President Bill Clinton to raise EITC to make up the difference between family's...

  • The earned income credit. Turville, Mary // National Public Accountant;Oct95, Vol. 40 Issue 10, p10 

    Presents a question and answer advisory on various aspects of the Earned Income Credit (EIC). Qualifications for a taxpayer to claim EIC; Qualifying child for EIC; Case wherein two taxpayers want to claim the same qualifying child; Types of income for purposes of computing EIC; Types of...

  • A TAX CREDIT FOR CROOKS? J.A. // Fortune;10/4/1993, Vol. 128 Issue 8, p24 

    Discusses the problems the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is having with the earned-income tax credit (EITC), the refund given to the working poor at tax time. The 35,000 fraudulent refund requests for 1993 as of July; Incentives for cheating; Difficulties in detecting income over-reporters; More.

  • Many workers eligible to receive earned income tax credit.  // Inside Tucson Business;1/22/96, Vol. 5 Issue 43, 1996 tax guide p4B 

    Reports that workers can benefit frtom the earn income tax credit (EITC). What is the benefit based on; What must the income be; Views from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics