"When I received the EITC, it helped A LOT. We were in a terrible situation. I was biking to school, my internship, my job, the grocery store, and finally back home in the dark. Being a full time student, having two part time jobs, and being a new father - is not a good thing when you're on a bike. Having the EITC expanded my income enough to buy a car." -James
My Smart Money, United Way's new financial education website, launches Nov. 16, 2016, thanks to the generous funding provided by the Suntrust Foundation.
The IRS recently announced that 2016 tax refunds that include the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) and/or the additional Child Tax Credit (CTC) will not be issued before February 15, 2017. The refund delay is required by law — the PATH Act, to be precise.