If your loved one did not receive a stimulus check or response from the IRS by now, they must file a 2020 tax return before April 15th, 2021 to obtain both the $1,200 stimulus payment for 2019 as well as the $600 stimulus payment for 2020.
MARCH 2021 UPDATE: The Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service has announced that the federal income tax filing due date for individuals for the 2020 tax year will be automatically extended from April 15, 2021, to May 17, 2021. The IRS will be providing formal guidance in the coming days. For more info, visit caresactprisoncase.org.
If it seems like we are behind other states in our criminal justice and prison system, it's because we are. One of the reasons we are is because we need help educating the public and spreading the word about our broken system and how we can make it better.
Make sure to tune in on Tuesday, April 20th, 2021 6:00-7:30 pm for the Real Talk on Prison Reform: A Prosecutor's View and Advancing Fairness with Florida Cares Executive Director Denise Rock, Reform Advocate and Crime Survivor Amy McCourt, and 9th Circuit Former State Attorney Aramis Ayala.
Join the Florida Campaign for Criminal Justice Reform for a community conversation where we will talk with community leaders, stakeholders, and formerly incarcerated individuals about the reforms that need to be made NOW in the criminal justice system.
Florida Cares Charity Corp. is a Florida Non-Profit Corporation dedicated to improving the lives of incarcerated individuals.
Are you passionate about what we're doing? Let us know! We are always looking for volunteers to help us make our vision a reality. We'll help you find a way to volunteer that best suits you. We're excited to have you join the team!
Whether you help through monetary donations, volunteering your time, or spreading our mission through word-of-mouth, thank you. We can't accomplish our goals without the help of supporters like you.
Together, we can make a difference.
Senator Brandes once said that criminal justice reform hasn’t happened in Florida because people haven’t presented it to be important to the legislator. Now is the time to act!