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Contact: Governor's Press Office
|Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Governor Brown Issues Proclamation Declaring California Earned Income Tax Credit Awareness Week
SACRAMENTO – Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today issued a proclamation declaring February 19-25, 2017 as “California Earned Income Tax Credit Awareness Week” in the State of California.
Governor Brown’s 2015-16 Budget established the state’s first EITC, designed to complement the federal EITC. California’s poorest working families are eligible for both state and federal EITC benefits. You can find out if you are eligible by visiting CalEITC4me.com.
The text of the proclamation is below: