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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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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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