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Three Cheers: Adoption Tax Credit Made Permanent!

There is much yet to analyze about the American Taxpayer Relief Act (“Fiscal Cliff” Bill) passed by Congress last night, but it is clear there’s at least one element orphan advocates can especially cheer:  the Adoption Tax Credit has been saved. The permanent extension of the Adoption Tax Credit not only guarantees vital financial help […]


CCAI Report on Legislation

  For those interested in the public policy aspects of adoption and orphan care, our friends at the Congressional Coalition for Adoption Institute today released, “What Barriers Remain?”  This report explores the areas of adoption and foster care reform the 112th Congress may consider addressing this legislative session.  The report discusses several key issues of […]


Two Significant Bills Before Congress

The Christian Alliance for Orphans is not a lobbying organization, but we keep an eye on legislation that is likely to have a significant impact upon for orphans, whether for good or ill. With just weeks left in the current Congressional session, two notable bills wait for action:  the International Adoption Simplification Act – S. […]