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Oklahoma City is experiencing increased rents which in turn is increasing homelessness of families with children. Read more here> http://newsok.com/article/5583987 A growing problem Lisa and her daughter were among hundreds of families with children who experience...read more
Cook County Judge Convicted in Mortgage Fraud Scheme https://www.housingwire.com/articles/42544-sitting-cook-county-judge-convicted-in-mortgage-fraud-scheme?eid=407527132&bid=2006327 Vanguard Funding Senior Execs Admit to Embezzling $89 Million...read more
Tax season is here and the Get It Back Campaign has just released a video that explains what the EITC is, how it works, and who qualifies for it. It's concise, easy to understand, and agencies can use it to help clients, volunteers, and community employees better...read more
https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/10/us/politics/legal-violations-federal-rules.html The Justice Department has issued a sweeping new policy against the use of guidance documents: Under the revised policy, Ms. Brand said, the Justice Department will not “use its...read more
Millions of families get their taxes done every year for free through two programs sponsored by the IRS. These help people with lower and moderate incomes: The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance: This program is also known as VITA. It offers free tax return preparation...read more