United Way of Greater Cleveland supports services that help individuals file taxes so they can receive the Earned Income Tax Credit

Cuyahoga County taxpayers received more than $308 million from EITC for tax year 2017. Nearly 1-in-5 Cuyahoga County tax returns claimed EITC, totaling more than 120,000 returns

The Earned Income Tax Credit, or EITC, is an effective anti-poverty measures that puts money directly back in the hands of low-and-moderate income workers. To qualify, individuals must meet certain requirements and file a tax return, even if they do not owe any tax or are not required to file. ​

United Way of Greater Cleveland supports services that help individuals file taxes so they can receive the Earned Income Tax Credit.