CLEVELAND -- The so-called "fiscal cliff" could impact adoptions if Congress doesn't act.
An adoption tax credit of over $12,000 could be reduced to about half that if Congress doesn't extend that tax credit into 2013.
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Congress set up the tax credit to encourage families to adopt even though sometimes the costs are significant.
Adoption Network Cleveland is encouraging people to contact their Senators and U.S. Representatives to work out a deal.