Publication Date

March 2005


This brief explores the Earned-Income Tax Credit which is a special tax benefit for working people who earn a low or moderate income. Reviewed are the specifics of the tax credit along with application for how it can support the career development aspirations of beneficiaries with disabilities.


Lopez-Soto, E. & Sheldon, J. (2005, March). The Federal Earned Income Tax Credit: A work incentive that puts more money in a paycheck and saves on taxes (Work Incentive Support Center Policy and Practice Brief). Ithaca, NY: Cornell University.

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