Wonky Word Wednesdays: Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

It’s that time again, another Wonky Word Wednesday. With many Montanans receiving their W2s and free tax prep sites opening their doors this week...

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National Girls and Women in Sports Day

Did you know that tomorrow is National Girls and Women in Sports Day? To celebrate, we thought we would do some digging into pay equity in sports. ...

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Open Enrollment Wraps Up, but Medicaid Enrollment Will Continue

The open enrollment period for accessing private insurance on the Marketplace exchange ended last night at midnight. However, those who missed the...

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It's Earned Income Tax Credit Awareness Day!

It’s EITC Awareness Day! We’ve talked in the past about how the federal credit is one of the best anti-poverty programs to date, and how a state...

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GUEST BLOG: Montana scorecard shows families are still struggling to afford housing

To continue the discussion of the CFED 2016 Assets and Opportunities Scorecard, one of our partners, NeighborWorks Montana, has provided a deeper...

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Scorecard reveals Montana families' financial well-being

Have you ever wondered how you can learn more about how Montana families are faring and what types of solutions are available to support them? Today,...

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Job Announcement: State-Tribal Policy Analyst

MBPC is seeking a State-Tribal Policy Analyst to join our team. This position, established in 2011, will conduct research and analysis on state...

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Thank You for a Great 2015

With only two days left in the year, we decided to take a look back and remember what a great year 2015 was. Together, in 2015, we: Passed Medicaid...

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MBPC is a nonprofit organization focused on providing credible and timely research and analysis on budget, tax, and economic issues that impact low- and moderate-income Montana families.