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How a state EITC would help

Median income of recipients $12,594
Households benefiting from EITC 141,176
Children in EITC households 162,961

Impact of Creating a State EITC

Average boost to working families' income $332
Annual economic activity from EITC $46.9M

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Notes

All participation estimates are based on federal EITC data from Tax Year 2013, assuming a 90% participation rate for the state EITC. Economic activity estimates include no multiplier effect.

View the source code and download the House and Senate data for the above map on GitHub. For additional questions on methodology, contact Seth DiStefano at sdistefano@wvpolicy.org.