In recent months, President Trump has vowed to help more working families afford child care by bolstering the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC). Now, he’s proposing to cut spending for the EITC and Child Tax Credit (CTC) by $40 billion, effectively raising taxes on the low-wage working families who may no longer be eligible for these credits.Read More
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- Trump reverses course on #EITC in proposed budget https://t.co/yvGb3ijegf #TrumpBudget 38 minutes ago
- RT @MarkWarner : The #TrumpBudget would dramatically cut the safety net for working people, even as many families continue to struggle. 43 minutes ago
- #TrumpBudget could raise taxes on millions of Latino families, exacerbate racial wealth divide https://t.co/yvGb3ijegf #EITC #CTC 44 minutes ago
- RT @DCHammslice : After months of talk from @ivankatrump on working women & child care, there is no increase in the budget for child care $… 1 hour ago
- President @realDonaldTrump expected to propose cuts to anti-poverty programs, raise taxes on low-wage workers https://t.co/wHA1yeZFJR #EITC 1 day ago
President Trump's budget proposal, which is set to be announced Tuesday, would reportedly cut spending on the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) and Child Tax Credit by $40 million. These tax credits, which have broad bipartisan support, help millions of families climb out of poverty each year.Read More