Renew and Strengthen the Oregon Earned Income Tax Credit
Renewing Oregon’s Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) should be a top priority for the 2013 legislature. The credit, which helps 250,000 low- and moderate-income Oregon families, is scheduled to expire on December 31, 2013. It’s imperative that lawmakers renew the state credit and strengthen it to make its impact even more meaningful for working Oregonians struggling to meet their families’ basic needs.
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