Counties Have Role in Poverty Reduction Under Federal Plan

During NACo’s regional meeting this week, Northeastern leaders discussed the potential role for counties in promoting poverty reduction – mainly in promoting more residents to file a tax return to become fully eligible for the new refundable tax credit.

Ms. Mackey’s presentation, Child Poverty ARP_NE Region, is available on MACo’s website.

Michael Sanderson

Executive Director Maryland Association of Counties