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Reducing Poverty and Promoting Work: The Federal Earned Income Tax Credit and Child Tax Credit

The federal Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) and Child Tax Credit (CTC) help low-income, working parents make ends meet. In fact, only parents who are currently employed are eligible for the credits. They are incredibly effective at promoting work and preventing poverty for families across the state.

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Montana Budget & Policy Center

Shaping policy for a stronger Montana.

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.