The White World experience

The White World experience

In 2004, A kid’s Defense Fund report noted that over fifty percent associated with taxpayers in one single ZIP Code regarding the White Earth Indian Reservation in north Minnesota reported the EITC. Over three-quarters of this team utilized tax that is for-profit and RALs, which led to a projected total expense of $22,000 of these working-poor households. 7/

The staff of the White Earth Investment Initiative (WEII) decided to change the situation by expanding free tax preparation services for reservation residents in response to the report findings and their own experiences of working in White Earth communities. More →