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Fact Sheet | The Ryan House Budget FY 2015: Slashes Vital Programs for Women and Families, Gives Trillions in Tax Cuts to Millionaires and Corporations

April 18, 2014

The budget for Fiscal Year 2015 introduced by Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI), like his Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 and 2013 budgets, proposes deep funding cuts that would devastate programs especially important to women and their families: Medicaid, Medicare, the Affordable Care Act, child care, education, SNAP, and much more.

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Resource Page | The President's FY 2015 Budget

March 11, 2014

President Obama’s Fiscal Year 2015 budget provides a detailed blueprint of the Administration’s priorities and sets the stage for this year's critical debates about spending and tax policies. NWLC analyzes the President's budget each year to determine how it would impact specific programs and tax policies that are especially important to women and their families.

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Fact Sheet | The President’s Proposed EITC Expansion Would Benefit 6.1 Million Working Women at All Stages of Their Lives

April 2, 2014

This fact sheet shows how President Obama's proposed expansion of the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) would help working women.

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Fact Sheet | After DOMA: Tax Filing FAQs for Same-Sex Married Couples

February 3, 2014

In 2013, the Supreme Court invalidated a portion of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA)—providing, for the first time, federal recognition and protections for same-sex, legally married couples. The following questions and answers are designed to give general information about tax issues that same-sex couples will be dealing with in tax year 2013 and beyond.

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Fact Sheet | Ensuring Women Thrive at Work Creates Economic Prosperity for All

November 11, 2013

Recognizing that when women succeed, their families and the economy prosper, some legislative leaders are taking action to create opportunities for women in the workplace. The National Women’s Law Center applauds these efforts because investment in women’s economic security is vital for women and their families.

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Fact Sheet | Improving the Child and Dependent Care Tax Credit Would Help Working Families and Promote Tax Fairness for Women

October 30, 2013

This fact sheet shows how improvements to the Child and Dependent Care Tax Credit would help working families with the rising costs of child care.

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More Resources

Fact Sheet | The Ryan House Budget FY 2015: Slashes Vital Programs for Women and Families, Gives Trillions in Tax Cuts to Millionaires and Corporations

April 18, 2014

Fact Sheet | The President’s Proposed EITC Expansion Would Benefit 6.1 Million Working Women at All Stages of Their Lives

April 02, 2014

Reports & Toolkits | President Obama's Fiscal Year 2015 Budget: Key Provisions for Women and Their Families

March 28, 2014

Fact Sheet | President Obama’s FY 2015 Budget: Early Learning Proposals

March 21, 2014

Resource Page | The President's FY 2015 Budget

March 11, 2014