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Smart Talk: Tax deadline approaches, what this means for stimulus recipients and the unemployed

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By Merideth Bucher

Second stimulus to help more homes with an undocumented parent, but some U.S. citizen children will miss out

There are about 4 million U.S. citizens under age 17 whose parents are both undocumented — meaning they can’t receive stimulus money.
By Anthony Orozco

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Tax collections in Pa. rebound on pent-up shopper demand, but state still faces huge budget deficit

Without additional federal aid, the state will probably have to make serious budget cuts or significantly increase borrowing to make ends meet.

By Charlotte Keith/Spotlight PA

Pennsylvania’s tax collections suffer for 3rd straight month

Through 11 months of the fiscal year, the state's collections of $29.6 billion is $2.6 billion, or 8%, below projections.
By The Associated Press

Updated: April 28, 2020 | 12:44 pm

Your daily coronavirus update: Pennsylvania schools could see 5% revenue loss, group says

The Pennsylvania Association of School Business Officers said it is projecting a loss of $1 billion, or 5%, in revenue from local school taxes if an economic recovery lags.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press