Volunteer Rachel Hurlbut helps Elvis Henderson with his tax preparation at the Montgomery County Job Center. Some in Ohio are working to get the Earned Income Tax Credit to more people as a means to both fight poverty and boost the economy. Policy Matters Ohio, left-leaning think tank, presented a proposal to the Ohio House Finance and Appropriations Committee last week to create a state-level EITC, as 24 other states have done. This is opposed by some, including the Buckeye Institute.
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