Resident Commissioner Jenniffer Gonzalez has renewed the claim in the hope that this time parity can be achieved. (Wanda Liz Vega / Staff)

When the Internal Revenue Code was approved in 1986, Puerto Rico was excluded from the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), a reimbursement received by low-income workers as a way of combating poverty and promoting jobs.

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