Acronym & Abbreviation Key

Organizational, governmental, and trade-related acronyms and terms contained in the annotated entries of this special Earned Income Tax Credit collection:

  • AARP - American Association of Retired Persons
  • AFI - Assets for Independence
  • ARRA - American Recovery and Reinvestment Act
  • ATC - Adoption Tax Credit
  • CBPP - Center for Budget Policy and Priorities
  • CDCTC - Child and Dependent Care Tax Credit
  • CSD - Center for Social Development
  • CTC - Child Tax Credit
  • EIC - Earned Income Credit
  • EITC - Earned Income Tax Credit
  • FVPSA - Family Violence Prevention and Services Program
  • IRS - Internal Revenue Service
  • ITIN - Individual Tax Identification Number
  • NCTC - National Community Tax Coalition
  • NGA (Center for Best Practices) - National Governor's Association
  • NHSA - National Human Service Assembly
  • NNEDV - National Network to End Domestic Violence
  • NRCDV - National Resource Center on Domestic Violence
  • RAL - Refund Anticipation Loan
  • SSI - Supplemental Security Income
  • SSDI - Social Security Disability Insurance
  • TANF - Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
  • TCE - Tax Counseling for the Elderly
  • VITA - Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program