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Governor Baker Highlights Proposal to Double EITC in Boston 

Press Office, Governor Charlie Baker
Posted by ABCD Public Information 4/2/2015 Categories: Earned Income Tax Credit, VITA program Low income & poor families

"BOSTON – Governor Charlie Baker today visited and toured one of Action for Boston Community Development’s (ABCD) 12 IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) sites in the Greater Boston area to discuss with organizers, tax prep volunteers and individuals the benefits of doubling the earned income tax credit (EITC) would have on the budgets of low-income working families." read more

Worries about health care law leads tax filers to seek professional help  

by Deirdre Fernandes, The Boston Globe
Posted by ABCD Public Information 2/26/2015 Categories: ABCD Earned Income Tax Credit, VITA program Tax Assistance

"Worries about how the Affordable Care Act may affect 2014 returns could drive more filers to spend hundreds of dollars to get professional help from accountants and preparation services, tax specialists said." read more.

File Your Taxes For Free And Receive A Bigger Refund 

by Yadires Nova-Salcedo, Centro on WBZ Channel 4
Posted by ABCD Public Information 1/30/2015 Categories: ABCD Earned Income Tax Credit, VITA program Tax Assistance

"Tax season is here! Now before you file your taxes, we want to give you some important information you should know about!" read more.

Secretary Lew Visits a Boston VITA Center 

by Macey Matthews, U.S. Department of the Treasury
Posted by ABCD Public Information 1/24/2015 Categories: Earned Income Tax Credit, VITA program Tax Assistance

"Secretary Jacob J. Lew visited the Central Office of Action for Boston Community Development (ABCD) to see firsthand the work they are doing to help the community prepare for the upcoming tax season." read more.

EITC: File Your Taxes for Free and Get a Bigger Refund 

March 17, 2012
If you haven’t filed your income tax returns this year, here is some important information you should know before you do so! On this edition of “Centro”, we’ll talk about a program that can actually help you file your taxes for free and you can possibly receive a larger return this year.

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Households urged to check on tax credits 

By Lisa Hagen, Special to the Reporter
Jan. 26, 2012

Action for Boston Community Development (ABCD) held its Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) campaign kickoff last Thursday to encourage more low and moderate income families and individuals to file for tax returns and receive up to $5,751 in tax credits.

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