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Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - January 26, 2016
REVISED January 26, 2016 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #14


Subject
Earned Income Tax Credit Awareness Day - January 29, 2016

Briefings
None

Contact and/or Presenter Information
Board of County Commissioners

Action Requested
Adopt Proclamation designating January 29, 2016, as "Earned Income Tax Credit Awareness Day" in Manatee County, Florida.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
 

Background Discussion

The IRS estimates that one out of five eligible workers do not claim the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC). The EITC is widely considered the nation’s largest and most effective anti-poverty program, annually lifting 6.6 million people out of poverty, half of whom are children.

Roger Caron, Suncoast Community Capital, will be present to accept the Proclamation.



County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other


Reviewing Attorney
N/A

Instructions to Board Records

None.



Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
N/A

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
N/A


Attachment:  EITC Awareness Day Proclamation.pdf