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Earned Income Tax Credits in California

By Caroline Danielson, Tess Thorman

The federal and state Earned Income Tax Credits (EITC) are designed to boost earnings, especially among families with children, by reducing taxes or ...

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A California Earned Income Tax Credit

By Caroline Danielson, Sarah Bohn, Sara Kimberlin

Jun 3, 2015 ... Governor Brown has proposed a state Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) for low-income families, similar to the federal tax credit.

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Examining the Federal EITC’s Impact on Poverty

By Tess Thorman, Caroline Danielson, Sarah Bohn

Jan 25, 2018 ... The federal Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) plays an important role in keeping Californians out of poverty. The credit supplements earnings ...

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Poverty in California

By Sarah Bohn, Caroline Danielson, Patricia Malagon

The federal Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) lowered poverty rates most, by 1.6 points overall, and CalFresh lowered the overall poverty rate by 1.3 points.

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California’s New Tax Credit

By Caroline Danielson, Sarah Bohn, Sara Kimberlin

Apr 15, 2016 ... Among those in this group who are eligible for the state EITC, we calculate that the state EITC amount is $932 on average and the federal EITC ...


Evaluating State EITC Options for California

By Thomas E. MaCurdy

In recent years, California and other states have either considered or developed their own earned income tax credit (EITC) plans to supplement the federal ...

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Refundable Tax Credits Ease Poverty in California

By Caroline Danielson

We found that the federal Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) and refundable portion of the Child Tax Credit have the biggest impact in moderating poverty rates ...