Gyeonggi Province, where there are many dropouts and limited use, needs to improve ‘Farmer’s Basic Income’

Gyeonggi Province, where there are many dropouts and limited use, needs to improve ‘Farmer’s Basic Income’

A farmer is being consulted by an employee at the Urban Agriculture Department in Uiwang-si, Gyeonggi-do on the afternoon of the 14th, when Gyeonggi-do started accepting applications for basic income for farmers in 17 cities and counties in the province. Farmers’ Basic Income is paid monthly (150,000 won per quarter) to farmers engaged in agricultural production in city and county local currency and must be used within 3 months from the date of payment. 2022.3.14/News 1 © News1 Reporter Kim Young-woon It has been pointed out that there are a number of dropouts from Gyeonggi Province’s ‘Farmers’ Basic Income’ […]

Project Coordinator, Central IA Basic Income Project – 997440

Project Coordinator, Central IA Basic Income Project - 997440

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The Harkin Institute for Public Policy and Citizen Engagement at Drake University seeks a new team member who is a passionate and dedicated professional. We are excited to launch this search for a Project Coordinator who will work in collaboration with the Executive Director and other Institute staff and partners to coordinate a multi-county economic stability project in central Iowa (Central Iowa Basic Income Pilot). The Project Coordinator will be responsible for managing the Central Iowa Basic Income Pilot on a day-to-day basis, working with project participants, and managing the oversight of contracted vendors.

Our ideal candidate will possess […]

Catherine Martin secures funding for media scheme, artist spaces and Night-Time Economy

Catherine Martin secures funding for media scheme, artist spaces and Night-Time Economy

The total size of additional spending and tax measures in today’s Budget and package of one-off measures is now expected to be around €11 billion.

Arts Minister Catherine Martin has secured €6 million in the 2023 Budget to start a new media funding scheme that will prioritise local democracy and court reporting initially, supporting local, national print and broadcasting. Culture Ireland will receive €6.6 million, which was praised by the National Campaign for the Arts this afternoon.

The minister also secured funding to support artist studios and spaces, the Night-Time Economy , and ‘Speak Up’ funds for a growing, safe and […]

Fitch Affirms Akron, OH’s IDR and GO Bonds at ‘A+’; Outlook Stable

Fitch Affirms Akron, OH's IDR and GO Bonds at 'A+'; Outlook Stable

Fitch Ratings – New York – 27 Sep 2022: Fitch Ratings has affirmed the following Akron, OH ratings at ‘A+’:

–$13.1 million limited tax general obligation (LTGO) bonds;

–Issuer Default Rating (IDR).The Rating Outlook is Stable. SECURITY The LTGO bonds are general obligations of the city payable from the proceeds of its ad valorem tax levy, subject to the 10.5 mill limitation imposed by the city charter. The series 2017A and 2017B bonds will carry an additional pledge of the city’s basic income tax. ANALYTICAL CONCLUSION The ‘A+’ rating reflects Fitch’s expectations for stagnant revenue growth without revenue-raising measures and Fitch’s […]

Labour would revive Boris Johnson’s plans to raise corporation tax to 25 per cent,

Labour would revive Boris Johnson’s plans to raise corporation tax to 25 per cent,

Labour would revive Boris Johnson’s plans to raise corporation tax to 25 per cent, Rachel Reeves said on Monday .

The shadow chancellor attacked Liz Truss’s decision to scrap the rise as “wrong” and said it would not boost investment as promised.

Speaking at the party’s conference in Liverpool , she accused the Prime Minister of being “reckless and irresponsible” with the economy .Ms Reeves said that, while Labour supported the 1p reduction in basic income tax, it opposed the other cuts announced by the Government .“When I talk to businesses, they don’t tell me that their priority is corporation tax,” […]

Old Pension vs New Pension Scheme: OPS vs NPS Know The Difference

Old Pension vs New Pension Scheme: OPS vs NPS Know The Difference

Old Pension vs New Pension Scheme Details | What is the Difference Between Old Pension vs New Pension Scheme , Know Benefits & Other Details | NPS vs OPS Which is Better

A number of states are moving toward returning to their previous pension system (OPS). Recent reports have indicated that the government of Punjab is turning over the possibility of reinstituting OPS for its workforce. Should this plan be implemented, Punjab would become the fourth state in the union to go back to using the OPS. Several Indian states, including Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, and Jharkhand, have indeed put the previous […]

Denver tests direct cash assistance for people experiencing homelessness

Denver tests direct cash assistance for people experiencing homelessness

A homeless camp in Denver. There are several different types of programs to fight homelessness around the Mountain West, but a new initiative in Colorado is the first in the region to test direct cash assistance.

Earlier this month, Denver City Council approved a contribution of $2 million to the Denver Basic Income Project , a community collaboration that’s studying the effect of cash payments to those experiencing homelessness.

“ Our theory is that providing an income for unconditional cash will provide an accelerated path towards stability and towards thriving for our unhoused neighbors,” said Mark Donovan, founder of the […]

Denver Helps Homeless People With Unconditional Basic Income

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Homeless people in Denver will receive an unconditional basic income starting in November. As part of “Denver basic Income project”, 140 homeless people receive $1,000 per month for a year—with no strings attached. The project not only aims to help those affected, but also to study what the unconditional income is spent on and whether it improves people’s lives.

Los Angeles, Houston , San Francisco: Like many other major American cities, Denver has a huge social problem: homelessness. The number of homeless people is increasing every day. There are many reasons for this: housing that is […]

New British Prime Minister To Make The Economic Pie ‘Much Bigger’ Instead Of Fighting Over How To Slice It

New British Prime Minister To Make The Economic Pie ‘Much Bigger’ Instead Of Fighting Over How To Slice It

Liz Truss Attends Her First Prime Minister’s Questions British Prime Minister Liz Truss argued in a Saturday opinion piece for an economic agenda centered upon tax cuts and deregulation.

The new Conservative Party government on Friday canceled a rise in the corporate tax rate, cut the basic income tax rate to 19%, and began discussions about special economic zones in multiple regions of the United Kingdom. In her article for The Daily Mail, Truss said that lawmakers had emphasized agendas prioritizing redistribution rather than growth.

“For too long, politicians have fought over how to slice up the economic pie,” she explained. […]

4th stimulus check update 2022 — Millions to get huge new payments worth up to $1,050 in two weeks – see the exact date

4th stimulus check update 2022 — Millions to get huge new payments worth up to $1,050 in two weeks – see the exact date

Close OVER 23million Californians will receive one-time payments up to $1,050 next month, state officials say.

The state ‘s Franchise Tax Board said the inflation relief payments ranging from $200 to $1,050 will be issued via direct deposit in phases based on how residents received previous stimulus payments.

This means that if you filed your taxes electronically in 2020 and received a state tax refund by direct deposit, you will also receive the Middle Class Tax Refund by direct deposit.The first group to grab the cash will be residents who got the first or second round of the Golden State Stimulus […]