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Taxes & Cash Benefits Help

Get help to make ends meet during temporary times of need.


If your family has little or no cash you may be eligible to receive immediate, short-term help. Families that apply and qualify for ongoing assistance receive temporary financial support each month and get help finding a job.

General Relief

If you are a single adult with little or no cash and need assistance to pay for housing, food, or utilities, you may be eligible to receive short-term help through this program. General Relief benefits are only available to Placer County residents.

Cash Assistance Program for Immigrants (CAPI)

Cash Assistance Program for Immigrants (CAPI) is a state program that provides monthly cash benefits to aged, blind, and disabled non-citizens who are ineligible for SSI/SSP solely due to their immigrant status.


Cal Earned Income Tax Credit

If your 2021 income was $65,000 or less, you can file online for free at with an IRS-certified volunteer income tax preparer. Get up to $8,000 in earned income tax credit.



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