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Rewarding Work Through the Tax Code: The Power and Potential of the Earned Income Tax Credit in 27 Cities and Rural Areas

Alan Berube

Findings

A study of the year 2000 spatial distribution of the federal Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) in 27 places participating in the National Tax Assistance for Working Families Campaign finds that:

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Allegany County, MD
Atlanta
Baltimore
Boston
Camden
Chicago
Denver
Des Moines
Hartford
Indianapolis
Louisville
Miami
Milwaukee
New Orleans
New York
Northern New England
Oakland
Philadelphia
Providence
Rural Georgia
Rural North Carolina and South Carolina
San Antonio
San Diego
Savannah
Seattle
Tulsa
Washington, D.C.

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