Citations with the tag: EARNED income tax credit
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- 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...
- It doesn't add up.
Ivins, Molly // Indianapolis Business Journal; 10/2/95, Vol. 16 Issue 28, p11C
Opinion. Comments on Republican-dominated US Congress' efforts to eliminate the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) for working poor people. EITC's provisions; Benefits from the EITC.
- Claiming the EIC.
Ivins, Molly // Practical Accountant; Aug98, Vol. 31 Issue 8, p18
Reports that guidance for persons who were denied earned income credit as a result of the deficiency procedures, were issued in the temporary regulations T.D. 8773. What the regulations apply to; Reference to proposed regulations (REG-11660897).
- 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...
Turville, Mary // Hispanic; Apr1997, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p68
Reports on objectives and requisites for availing of the earned income tax credit in the United States.
- 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.
J.A. // 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).
- Should today's fastest growing federal assistance program be roped in?
Yin, George K. // American Enterprise; Jul/Aug96, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p78
Calls for reforms of the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) program in the United States. Background on the EITC program; Expansion of the program; Reasons for the need for EITC reform.
- Taxpayers can utilize advance payment option when filing earned income credit.
Yin, George K. // Hudson Valley Business Journal; 12/09/96, Vol. 7 Issue 16, p24
Reports on the advance payment options when filing for earned income credit (EAC) in the United States. Features of advance payments; Availability of the option; Contact information.
- EITC Noncompliance: The Determinants of the Misreporting of Children.
McCubbin, Janet // National Tax Journal; Dec2000 Part 2, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p1135
Presents a study which found that the probability of misreporting a child is increasing in the size of the earned income tax credit and tax (EITC) benefit. Purpose of the creation of EITC in 1975; Determinants of qualifying child misreporting; Conclusions.
- A hand up: How state earned income credits help working families escape poverty.
McCubbin, Janet // Spectrum: Journal of State Government; Spring97, Vol. 70 Issue 2, p10
Examines how state earned income credits (EIC), aid with poverty stricken families in the United States. Information on Earned Income Credits; Views of the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities on the use of EIC versions; Creation of the federal EIC in 1975. INSET: Fast facts...
- Advance Payment Of The Earned-Income Tax Credit.
Scanlon, Cynthia // Nation's Business; Oct98, Vol. 86 Issue 10, p24
Focuses on a method for increasing the take-home pay of low-paid workers, by giving the employees advance payments for their federal earned-income tax credit. Remarks from Wayne S. Goshkarian, president of AGB Insurance Services in Phoenix, Arizona; Type of employees who qualify for...
- Check, please.
SOULE, ALEXANDER // Fairfield County Business Journal; 8/15/2011, Vol. 47 Issue 33, p5
The article focuses on the challenges faced by restaurant owners in Connecticut, due to the increasing costs for income tax.
SOULE, ALEXANDER // Strategic Finance; May2006, Vol. 87 Issue 11, p20
The correction refers to the example concerning Thomas in the February Taxes column and gives the correct amounts for calculating the earned-income tax credit.
- How companies can help low-wage workers--for free.
SOULE, ALEXANDER // Crain's Chicago Business; 12/20/99, Vol. 22 Issue 51, p10
Editorial. Comments on Chicago, Illinois taxpayers' failure to take advantage of the federal earned income tax credit when filing their returns with the United States Internal Revenue Service. Outreach initiative of local officials.
- The Earned Income Tax Credit--make sure you claim it.
Schumer, Sen. Charles E. // New York Amsterdam News; 12/12/2002, Vol. 93 Issue 50, p13
Reports on the urge of the author towards the New York City, New York-based minorities to claim Earned Income Tax Credit which is meant for low income families. Benefits of tax credit; Families which can claim tax credit; Obstacles in adequate distribution of tax credit.
- ShoreBank Courts Unbanked via Tax Service.
Jackson, Ben // American Banker; 12/12/2001, Vol. 166 Issue 237, p6
Reports the Earned Income Tax Credit program of ShoreBank Corp. in Chicago, Illinois. Number of participants to open accounts at ShoreBank; Target of the program; Cost of the average credit for eligible families.
- Earned Income Tax Credits.
Jackson, Ben // America; 12/16/2000, Vol. 183 Issue 20, p3
Editorial. Offers observation on the role of the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) program to poor families in the United States (U.S.). Status of poverty in the U.S.; How the EITC works for the poor; Drawback to the full potential of the program.
- Illinois' new EITC a start, backers say.
Hinz, Greg // Crain's Chicago Business; 04/24/2000, Vol. 23 Issue 17, p14
Highlights a program which seeks to grant earned income tax credits (EITC) to low-income working families in Illinois. Legislation which authorized such tax credits; Inclusion of EITC in the federal budget of Illinois for the year 2001.
- An income tax credit that's earning its keep.
Crain, Rance; Blake, David; Reed, Robert; Crown, Judith // Crain's Chicago Business; 1/27/2003, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p8
Discusses the U.S. government's policy on the earned income tax credit (EITC) that provides assistance to low income people. Reasons behind government's plan to decrease EITC; Benefits of EITC to low-income working families and individuals; Reasons for saving the tax credit.
- Federal minimum wage back on front burner.
Rankin, Ken // Discount Store News; 9/20/93, Vol. 32 Issue 18, p14
Reports on Labor Secretary Robert Reich's proposal for an increase in hourly pay floor to complement tax credits for low-income workers. Signing into law of the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC); Boost in rate coupled with an indexing requirement to trigger automatic future increases in step with...
- REFORMING THE EITC.
Hoffman, Saul D.; Seidman, Laurence S. // Proceedings of the Annual Conference on Taxation; 2001, p136
Proposes a reform of the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) program that preserves its successful features. Three weaknesses of the EITC program; Analysis of key issues of interest; Implications on taxation and public finance.
- Tax credits can help employees take home bigger checks.
Hoffman, Saul D.; Seidman, Laurence S. // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008); 03/12/2001, Vol. 21 Issue 38, p15
Focuses on the tax benefit for employees called advance earned income tax credit (advance EITC) in the United States. Addition of a portion of the advance EITC to employees' paychecks; Eligibility to advance EITC; Forms that should be filled out by employees; Income qualifications; Tax form...
- Summaries of Papers in the Issue.
Hoffman, Saul D.; Seidman, Laurence S. // National Tax Journal; Dec2000 Part 2, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p973
Presents the summaries of several studies on earned income tax credit (EITC) in the United States. Relationship between tax and welfare politics; Impact of the EITC and social policy reforms on work, marriage and living arrangements; Eligibility of EITC recipients.
- 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.
- The Effects of the Earned Income Credit on the Seasonality of Household Expenditures.
Barrow, Lisa; McGranahan, Leslie // National Tax Journal; Dec2000 Part 2, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p1211
Presents a study which investigated whether the earned income credit (EIC) leads to changes in expenditure patterns of workers. Amount of EIC transferred to families in 1996; Results; Implications.
- How Families View and use the EITC: Advance Payment versus Lump Sum Delivery.
Romich, Jennifer L.; Weisner, Thomas // National Tax Journal; Dec2000 Part 2, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p1245
Presents a study which analyzed the perceptions and uses of the earned income tax credit of families in the United States. Impact of the approval by Congress of the expansions of EITC in 1990 and 1993; Conclusion.
- Preventive law crosscurrents.
Romich, Jennifer L.; Weisner, Thomas // Reporter; Mar92, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p24
Reports on the taxation of military personnel in California and Earned Income Credit. Reference to the guidelines sent to military bases by the California Franchise Tax Board in December 1991; Response of the Armed Forces Tax Council to the guidelines; Details on problems associated with Earned...
- Biz, government officials pushing EITC.
Mancini, Rosamaria // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009); 12/27/2002, Vol. 49 Issue 60, p8A
Reports on the promotion of the earned income tax credit program by the business enterprises and government officials in New York. Efforts of the Long Island Association to raise public awareness of the program; Benefits of the program for low-income families; Tax credits received by the families.
- Military W-2 Forms Make it Easier to Determine Tax Credit Eligibility.
Mancini, Rosamaria // All Hands; Mar2005, Issue 1055, p9
Presents information on the 2004 W-2 forms which will aid in determining whether a member meets the U.S. IRS requirements for Earned Income Tax Credit and Child Tax Credit, and which method of computing taxes is most advantageous to each member's individual situation.
- Understanding gains, losses key to personal tax benefits.
Seelig // Grand Rapids Business Journal; 01/03/2000, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p7
Focuses on the need for understanding the rules affecting gains and losses when changing personal finances. Tax-relief extension act signed by President Bill Clinton for research and development tax credits; Modification in the use of the installment method of recognizing the income from the...
- Earned Income Tax Credit available to low, moderate income tax payers.
Seelig // Hudson Valley Business Journal; 2/19/96, Vol. 6 Issue 47, p43
No abstract available.
- TJAGSA Practice Notes.
Parker, Curtis A. // Army Lawyer; Jun2002, Issue 353, p36
Discusses changes in the Earned Income Credit rules. Definition of earned income according to the Economic Growth and Tax Reconciliation Act; Rules for credit eligibility for persons with the same qualifying child.
- What we should & shouldn't do to help parents.
Gallagher, Maggie; Morse, Jennifer Roback // American Enterprise; May/Jun98, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p53
Discusses various aspects of parenting. Proposed tax credits for parents who use commercial child care; Benefits of the Earned Income Tax Credit; Information on market-provided child care.
- CNE pushing for Earned Income Tax Credit criollo.
Oliver-Mendez, Ken // Caribbean Business; 4/10/2003, Vol. 31 Issue 14, p13
Reports on the Center for the New Economy's (CNE) study to evaluate benefits of implementing an Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) in Puerto Rico. EITC incentive for low-income working-class families on the mainland United States who file federal income taxes; Goals of the EITC to reduce poverty...
- Using The EITC to Help Poor Families: New Evidence and a Comparison with the Minimum Wage.
Neumark, David; Wascher, William // National Tax Journal; Jun2001, Vol. 54 Issue 2, p281
Provides information on a study which examined the effects of the earned income tax credit on poor families' earnings. Data used in the study; Empirical estimates; Conclusions.
- Earned Income Tax Credit Can Help Families and Stimulate the Economy.
Neumark, David; Wascher, William // Bulverde Standard (Canyon Lake, TX); 2/3/2010, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p1
The article reports on the statement of Texas Comptroller Susan Combs that more families in Texas will be entitled to get their federal income tax's Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) due to the slow economy.
- EITC can help families, stimulate economy.
Neumark, David; Wascher, William // Lakelander (Whitney, TX); 3/3/2010, Vol. 24 Issue 9, p4
The article discusses the contribution of the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) refunds in helping families as well stimulating economic recovery.
- THE EARNED INCOME TAX CREDIT: MARRIAGE AND COHABITATION.
Dickert-Conlin, Stacy; Houser, Scott; Yun Li // Proceedings of the Annual Conference on Taxation; 2002, p246
Compares the changes in cohabitation and marriage for subsamples of women with children, a period rapid of expansion of the earned income tax credit (EITC). Decline of cohabitation rate; Incentives in the EITC for choosing cohabitation; Effect of EITC to marriage and cohabitation.
- Earning credit in a community.
Wilson, Alexander D. // Electric Perspectives; Nov/Dec94, Vol. 18 Issue 6, p72
Discusses the assistance electric utilities may provide in workers' obtainment of the Earned Income Credit (EIC) to families that deserve it. Congressional expansion of the program; Number of families who applied for the EIC in 1994; Estimates on unpaid residential electric bill in 1990.
- Bush's Beloved EITC Is Just Plain Welfare.
Wilson, Alexander D. // Human Events; 10/15/99, Vol. 55 Issue 38, p6
Discusses the effectiveness of the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) in the United States. Information on the enactment of the Labor-HHS Appropriations Bill; Benefits of the EITC; Support gained by the EITC.
- Lies told about people paying income tax.
Marcus, Morton // Indianapolis Business Journal; 5/23/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 12, p11A
In this article the author discusses aspects of paying income tax in U.S. wherein he mentions that taxpayers owe a refund for exceeding the tax returns in 2008 at 114.7 million-dollars.
- Cong. Owens says residents ignored earned tax credits.
Browne, J. Zamgba // New York Amsterdam News; 7/9/94, Vol. 85 Issue 28, p5
Reports on statements made by US Representative Major Owens regarding the need for residents of Brooklyn, N.Y.'s 11th Congressional District to take advantage of a federal Earned Income Tax Credit plan. Provisions; Amount of unclaimed benefits; Contact information.
- What's Romney trying to hide?
Browne, J. Zamgba // Southern Illinois Labor Tribune; 8/30/2012, Vol. 76 Issue 4, p6B
The article reports that Republican, Mitt Romney pay 13 percent on his income which is less than other high- income earners in the U.S.
- Texans Get Help Filing for Earned Income Tax Credit.
Hatchitt, Ann // Bulverde Standard (Canyon Lake, TX); 2/13/2008, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p9
The article reports that the Texas Workforce Commission and 28 local workforce boards are offering services to help qualified taxpayers take advantage of the Earned Income Tax Credit.
- Harrisburg City Council doubles earned income tax.
Scott, Jason // Central Penn Business Journal; 11/2/2012, Vol. 28 Issue 45, p2
The article reports that the city council of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania doubles the earned income tax (EIT) from 0.5% to 1.5%.
- House GOP Tax Committee members.
Hanson, Cynthia; McLaughlin, Abraham // Christian Science Monitor; 9/20/95, Vol. 87 Issue 207, p2
Reports about the proposal of the House GOP Tax Committee members to cut the Earned Income Tax Credit. Threat of President Clinton to use veto against it; Mention of the other tax changes discussed.
- EITC means extra cash -- but you have to file to be eligible.
Hanson, Cynthia; McLaughlin, Abraham // Hudson Valley Business Journal; 03/29/99, Vol. 9 Issue 24, p17
Details the requirements of the earned income tax credit initiative for lower-income workers in the United States. Features of the credit; Basis of tax credits; Eligibility to the program.