The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 includes a historic temporary investment in the Child Tax Credit, expanding both its size and its eligibility guidelines in 2021. As a result, an estimated 27 million children will qualify for new levels of direct income support which could cut child poverty in half this year. Join this NACo Webinar for an overview of key outreach and tax assistance strategies to ensure vulnerable families in your county can access these new benefits.
Deputy Administrator for Health and Human Services, Franklin County, Ohio
Principal Research Associate, Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center
Director, Field Engagement & Tax Opportunity Network, Prosperity Now