Tax Credit

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Michigan Tax Credit For Low-Wage Earners May Be Eliminated

House Republicans voted last week to end the earned income tax credit as part of a $1.2 billion road-funding plan, saving at least $115 million a year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/14/2015

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Michigan House Committee Looks At Eliminating Tax Credit To Fund Roads

Backers say the overall package would eventually generate at least $1 billion a year for funding the roads.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/02/2015

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Michigan Panel OKs Tax Cut For Homeowners, Renters

The credit is worth up to $1,200 and is more substantial for seniors and lower-income earners.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/13/2014


Some Mich. Charities Say Tax Changes Hit Donations

Some charitable organizations in Michigan have reported a decline in donations following tax changes that eliminated state credits for financial gifts to food banks, homeless shelters and certain nonprofits.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2013

Filling Out Forms

Plenty Of Changes For Tax Filers This Year

Experts recommend using some type of guidance to navigate forms and maximize your returns.


Michigan Lawmakers Mull Fetus Tax Credit

Should Michigan residents get a tax credit for a child before it is born?

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/21/2012

Local Officials Skeptical Of Michigan Biz Tax Cuts

Republican lawmakers have long wanted to get rid of a tax on equipment they say is keeping manufacturers from hiring more workers. But there’s a hitch, since many local officials don’t trust lawmakers to make up the lost funds.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/22/2012

Mich. Residents Can Apply For Home Heating Credits

The Michigan Department of Treasury has begun processing home heating credits for low-income residents.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/24/2012

Last Day To Take Advantage Of Michigan’s Charitable Tax Credit

Saturday is a big day for local charities in Michigan: It’s the last day you can get a state tax credit for donating to food banks, universities and other non-profits.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/31/2011

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New Tax Credit Brings 750 Jobs To Old Ford Wixom Plant

Michigan lawmakers have approved a large tax credit that’ll bring new life to the boarded up Ford Wixom plant.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/16/2011