The fact that this EITC is being considered along with a change to the tax rates in Georgia to a flat rate is problematic. It is a fixable problem, but one that has to be specifically addressed.
This year, there are two bills that have been introduced to create a form of an Earned Income Tax Credit in Georgia. This is a good thing for Georgia. Why you might ask?
If you were to Google the phrase ‘refugee stories’ you would get over 10 million links to stories of all kinds. Many, given recent history, would be about Syria. Many would be about the current Executive Order issue. Some you […]
I must admit that these past few weeks and months have been full of enough change and drama to last me a lifetime. I am finding it hard to maintain my perspective in a world full of crazy.
This week I am going to put aside my CEO of St. Vincent de Paul Georgia hat and write just as me, John Berry. As the individual that I am; father, son, husband, grandfather, brother, believer in social justice and […]
Recent research from places like the Center for Housing Policy shows the deep correlation between quality affordable housing and short and long-term health and economic benefits.
This week, as we celebrate the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., there are many things we recall about his words and his vision for a better world. One of the most memorable of his speeches came during the […]