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January 2017

Out Of Reach 2017

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Advocates can get state and local information on rental costs in comparison to income.
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January 2017

Minimum Wage Laws in the States

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This websites provides data on the minimum wage in every state in the US.
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January 2017

Toolkit for Education Leaders: Your Campus Can Be Ready

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This toolkit offers resources for education leaders to take the first steps toward equipping students with the skills they need for relationships based on equality and respect. 
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January 2017

Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) – Use the EITC Assistant to Find Out if You Should Claim it

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This current year EITC Assistant will help you: find out your filing status; find out if you are eligible for EITC; determine if your child or children meet the tests for a qualifying child; and estimate the amount of credit.
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January 2017

A to Z Advocacy Model: Asians and Pacific Islanders Build an Inventory of Evidence-Informed Practices

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The A-Z Advocacy Model captures a do-everything-it-takes approach by undertaking an inventory of practices and analyzing their underlying principles in API-serving programs. 
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December 2016

Innocent Spouse Relief (Including Separation of Liability and Equitable Relief)

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In some instances, married people can get relief from joint tax liability. This site describes three types of relief, including the Innocent Spousal Relief which provides relief if your spouse or former spouse failed to report income, reported income improperly or claimed improper deductions or credits.
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December 2016

Topic 607 - Adoption Credit and Adoption Assistance Programs

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This page provides general information about the ATC including who can qualify, refund levels, and links to the necessary forms. The site also explains changes to the ATC over the past few years.
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December 2016

Child and Dependent Care Expenses: For use in preparing 2016 Returns

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This booklet provides an overview of the CDCTC, explains which expenses qualify, and includes charts for determining eligibility and worksheets for correctly claiming the CDCTC on tax returns.
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December 2016

HIV Transmission

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This resource provides information about risks of transmission of HIV through various types of intercourse, injection drug use, and other activities.
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December 2016

Child Tax Credit: For use in preparing 2016 Returns

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This booklet provides basic facts about the CTC, as well as worksheets to specifically determine the amount of CTC to claim on tax returns.
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December 2016

Tips for Having an Informed Conversation About Domestic Violence and HIV

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This tip sheet discusses the intersection of DV and HIV and provides guidance for service providers working with HIV-positive DV survivors.
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November 2016

About HIV/AIDS

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This page discusses the three stages of HIV infection. It also includes information about HIV testing and treatment options.