Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - January 27, 2015
January 27, 2015 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #4

Earned Income Tax Credit Awareness Day - January 30, 2015


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Board of County Commissioners

Action Requested
Adopt Proclamation designating January 30, 2015, 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, which 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.

Art Mahoney, Carolyn Griffin, Catherine Ferrer, and Jessica Ruter, Suncoast Community Capital, will be present to accept the Proclamation.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records


Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  EITC Awareness Day - 012715.pdf