The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) is a largely successful component of American labor and antipoverty policy, increasing the ability of workers in low-paying jobs to support themselves and their families. Work remains to improve the EITC’s effectiveness including expanding eligibility and increasing participation among those already eligible.
Report | Metropolitan Opportunity Series
Connecting EITC filers to the Affordable Care Act premium tax credit
March 18, 2015, Elizabeth Kneebone, Jane R. Williams and Natalie Holmes
Millions of taxpayers stand to benefit from both the EITC and the ACA premium tax credit this tax season. This new report builds on our MetroTax model to estimate the number and characteristics of taxpayers eligible for the EITC and/or the ACA premium tax credit.
Children and Families
Opinion | Real Clear Markets
February 10, 2015, Isabel V. Sawhill
December 5, 2014
December 5, 2014, Fred Dews
December 3, 2014
August 1, 2014, Richard V. Reeves and Joanna Venator
July 10, 2014, Richard V. Reeves
Paper | The Hamilton Project
June 19, 2014, Hilary Hoynes
Opinion | Spotlight on Poverty and Opportunity
June 10, 2014, Isabel V. Sawhill and Quentin Karpilow
April 17, 2014, Fred Dews
April 15, 2014, Jane R. Williams and Elizabeth Kneebone
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