Posts Tagged "adoption"

Adoption Tax Credit Amendment Filed in Senate This Week

Posted by on Jul 25, 2015 in Adoption Tax Credit | 1 comment

Adoption Tax Credit Amendment Filed in Senate This Week

Senators Bob Casey, Jr. (D-PA) and Sherrod Brown (D-OH) filed an amendment that would make the adoption tax credit refundable to the tax extenders markup in the Senate Finance Committee earlier this week. Senator Casey is an original co-sponsor of the Senate’s “Adoption Tax Credit Refundability Act” (S 950) with Senator Roy Blunt (R-MO). While unlikely to be considered germane to the bill, Senator Casey filed the amendment to continue emphasizing this credit is one of his priorities in the committee. Here is the amendment text, as filed: Casey/Brown Amendment #1 to the...

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Parenting After Transracial Adoption Webinar

Posted by on Jul 16, 2015 in Events | 0 comments

Parenting After Transracial Adoption Webinar

Considering or already have adopted a child of a different race than you? Adoptive Families is hosting its Parenting After Transracial Adoption Webinar on 7/22/2015 that is well worth your time. https://www.adoptivefamilies.com/transracial-adoption/transracial-adoption-webinar-july-2015/ Beth Hall who is the co-author of Inside Transracial Adoption and founder of Pact, An Adoption Alliance will be the presenter.  Adoptive Families is moderating the call....

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Save the Adoption Tax Credit – Advocacy Alert

Posted by on Jul 8, 2015 in Adoption Tax Credit | 0 comments

Save the Adoption Tax Credit – Advocacy Alert

Today members of Congress returned from the holiday recess. Let’s flood their emails with constituent requests to cosponsor the Adoption Tax Credit Refundability Act – S.950 (Senators) & H.R. 2434 (Representatives). Dear Senator/Representative NAME: I am your constituent and I am writing to ask you to support the Adoption Tax Credit Refundability Act (S. 950/H.R. 2434), which would make the adoption tax credit refundable. The adoption tax credit has helped tens of thousands of parents offset the high cost of adoption, making it possible for them to provide children with...

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