The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) is one of the most effective programs for helping low-wage workers keep more of...Read More
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As we highlighted in last week’s news round-up, Republicans in Congress are laying the groundwork to overhaul federal safety net programs, and the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) may be at risk. Last week, House Ways and Means Committee member Rep. Jason Smith (R-MO) called for more “government oversight” of the EITC to crack down on improper payments, echoing many of his Republican colleagues’ sentiments on cutting waste, fraud and abuse from safety net programs.Read More