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Child Tax Credit: Advocates Propose New Way To Expand Monthly Payments For Parents

CTC legislation wasn't renewed in 2022, which means that eligible households have not received payments this year. The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities reported that making the expanded CTC permanent would reduce childhood poverty, but lawmakers haven't yet continued the expanded credit. To make up for the lack in federal benefits, CBPP policy analysts are urging state governments to create their own child tax credits. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Couples May Score A Bigger Tax Break With This Flexible Spending Account Strategy

The American Rescue Plan boosted child-care assistance through temporary changes to dependent-care FSAs. The law increased 2021 dependent-care FSA limits to $10,500 from $5,000, offering a higher tax break on top of existing rules allowing more time to spend the money. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

5 Tax Moves To Make In November

Believe it or not, November is actually a great time to make a number of key tax moves. Here are five not to miss. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE