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What Can We Learn from Boston’s Expanded CTC Outreach to Immigrant Communities?
Although last year’s temporary expansion of the child tax credit (CTC) dramatically reduced child poverty across the US, government outreach efforts struggled to connect immigrant families with their tax benefits.
October 7, 2022
The Child Tax Credit Could Be A Lifeline For Puerto Rican Families—But Only If They File
Among other changes to the child tax credit (CTC), the American Rescue Plan (ARP) made the CTC available to far more families in Puerto Rico...
October 27, 2021
Richard C. Auxier
IRS Set to Deliver Advance Monthly Payments: Needs Ability to Update Bank Information
Starting on July 15, the IRS will begin distributing a monthly Child Tax Credit payment to at least 39 million families, or almost 90 percent...
May 25, 2021
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