Issue 1, 2008—January 2008 Issue
Expanding the success of the Earned Income Tax Credit
A patchwork of initiatives is raising awareness of the Earned Income Tax Credit, which is the leading federal program for boosting the incomes of the working poor.
Creating a win-win way to provide free tax help: Bethel University and AccountAbility Minnesota share lessons learned
In a mutually beneficial partnership between Bethel University and AccountAbility Minnesota, accounting students provide free tax preparation assistance to low- and moderate-income workers.
Menominee poster contest promotes free tax prep
Since 2005, Menominee Indian High School has sponsored a poster contest to promote the use of Volunteer Income Tax Assistance sites.
Achieving economies of scale through strategic restructuring: The case of Sparc
How two well-established CDCs in St. Paul, Minn., responded to funding pressures by merging to form a new entity called Sparc.