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- Changes to family assistance. // Chartered Accountants Journal;Oct99, Vol. 78 Issue 9, p56
Presents information on changes to the Family Assistance tax credit in New Zealand. Includes the introduction of a parental tax credit for eligible families with a newborn child; Renaming of some family assistance components; Availability of a Family Assistance registration booklet; Contact...
- CREDIT OR LIABILITY? Vaux, Gary // Community Care;1/17/2002, Issue 1405, p45
Emphasizes the role of working families tax credits (WFTC) in helping people return to work in Great Britain. Beneficiaries of the tax credits; Rules regarding WFTC; Impact of WFTC on child care.
- Who Are the Ineligible EITC Recipients? Liebman, Jeffrey B. // National Tax Journal;Dec2000 Part 2, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p1165
Presents a study which found out that a portion of earned income tax credit (EITC) overpayments went to families with children in the United States. Amount of the earned income tax credit to be received by families in the year 2000; Effectiveness of EITC as a way to transfer income; Conclusion.
- 'Winners and losers' under Universal Credit. Defries, Melanie // Nursery World (Haymarket Business Publications Ltd);1/20/2011, Vol. 111 Issue 4252, p9
The article reports that an analysis written by Mike Brewer, deputy director of the Institute of Fiscal Studies (IFS), has concluded that nearly 4.1 million families will be affected by the Universal Credit, a tax credit for working-age adults in Great Britain.
- The motherhood tax. Champion, Chris // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;8/7/95, Vol. 22 Issue 34, p8
Presents the results of a study showing the inequality of tax deductions and tax credits between two-income and one-income families in Canada. Major tax advantages given to two-income families; Premier's Council in Support of Alberta Families (PCSAF); PCSAF's report entitled `Family Structure...
- Normative evaluation of tax policies: from households to individuals. Bargain, Olivier // Journal of Population Economics;Apr2008, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p339
We simulate a hypothetical family tax credit on a sample of French couples, using jointly a collective model of labor supply and a tax-benefit calculator. Work behaviors represent here a general concept of ï¿½effort,ï¿½ and hence, individual productivities cannot be assimilated with wage...
- Taxes consume 27 percent of typical Utah family's income. Stephenson, Howard // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;9/15/2003, Vol. 33 Issue 12, p26
States that federal income taxes paid by a typical Utah family are lower than that family's Utah income taxes, according to a study conducted by the Utah Taxpayers Association in 2003. Overview of the study's methodology; Legislation proposed by state representatives Steve Mascaro and Pat...
- Work incentives and 'in-work' benefit reforms: a review. Blundell, R // Oxford Review of Economic Policy;Spring2000, Vol. 16 Issue 1
In-work benefit reforms seek to reduce poverty and promote employment among low-income families. Using evidence from similar policies in the USA and Canada, this paper reviews the likely impact of recent UK reforms. The focus is on employment and hours. In particular, the paper examines the...
- Tax Agreement. // ED Review;1/ 4/2013, p5
The article reports that the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 has extended middle-class tax cuts and credits for working families.