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October 2016

Policy Basics: The Earned Income Tax Credit

This fact sheet provides background information on the EITC, including who is eligible, work incentive features, and effects of the 2009 Recovery Act.
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October 2016

Policy Basics: The Child Tax Credit

This fact sheet provides basic details about the CTC, including refundability, the value of the credit, and the effect of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.
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October 2016

Gender-Integrated Shelters: Experience and Advice

Author(s): Michael Munson, Loree Cook-Daniels
This report focuses on the agencies who have integrated or are in the process of integrating transgender, gender non-conforming, or non-binary individuals into their domestic violence shelters.
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September 2016

Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010: Information Center

The Act was passed and signed into law in December 2010. It extends Bush-era tax cuts, unemployment insurance, and specific provisions under ARRA including key tax credit programs for families. This page provides an overview of the Act and implications for tax payers.
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September 2016

Divorced and Separated Parents

This webpage includes frequently asked questions about who claims EITC if the parents are divorced or separated.
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September 2016

State Fact Sheets: The Earned Income and Child Tax Credits

These fact sheets provide state-by-state data on how the EITC and CTC reduce poverty, who benefits, how state EITCs can supplement the federal credit, and who benefits from two proposals to strengthen the credits.
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September 2016

The Stages of HIV Infection

This printable fact sheet details the various stages of HIV from acute infection to a progression of AIDS.
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  • Training Tools
September 2016

Victim Identification Pamphlet for NGOs, Faith-based and Community Groups and General Public

This pamphlet helps organizations identify the signs of human trafficking and gives tips on what to do if you suspect someone is a victim of human trafficking. It is available in several languages.
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September 2016

HIV Among Gay and Bisexual Men

This quick glance fact sheet about men who have sex with men (MSM) includes statistics, an overview of prevalence, and risk factors.
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September 2016

Domestic Violence: Grants for Survivors and Advocates

These funding opportunities are for survivors of domestic violence and domestic violence advocates. All grants are available to a national audience.
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September 2016

When Men Murder Women: An Analysis of 2014 Homicide Data

The study covers homicides involving one female murder victim and one male offender, and uses data from the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Supplementary Homicide Report.
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August 2016

State HIV Laws

An interactive and user-friendly guide allowing survivors and advocates to find state-specific legal information about details about HIV Testing and Laboratory Reporting Laws.