Report: Extending child tax credit program offers many benefits for struggling families
Karen Kramer
Karen Kramer
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November 11, 2021

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Extending the child tax credit program beyond 2021 could promote financial stability among vulnerable low- and moderate-income families and have many other long-term economic and noneconomic benefits, according to a new report by a team of researchers affiliated with the Project for Middle Class Renewal at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.

Karen Kramer, associate professor in the Department of Human Development and Family Studies, contributed to the report. Read more from the Illinois News Bureau.