Category Archives: Financial Documents

Eligible for the Earned Income Tax Credit, and possibly a larger refund? New flyers give you the information quick!

Find out if you fall in the income threshold that qualifies you for the Earned Income Tax Credit, which can greatly increase your potential tax refund! A list of income levels that are eligible for the Earned Income Tax Credit … Continue reading

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United Way of the Mid-South IRS Form 990 and Audit Report now available online

United Way of the Mid-South’s IRS Form 990 for 2012 and Audit Report (as of June 30, 2013) are now available as downloadable Adobe Acrobat PDF documents. The documents were created by Cannon & Company, Certified Public Accountants. Simply click … Continue reading

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Tax Day: EITCA & VITA sites open today, serving key roles during Financial Literacy Month

(April 15) Most people know today is Tax Day across America – the deadline for filing your income tax information with the Internal Revenue Service. United Way’s Earned Income Tax Credit Alliance (EITCA) and Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) volunteers … Continue reading

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Why pay for future problems with the IRS? Have your taxes prepared and filed for FREE with EITCA & VITA

Earlier this month, in a room at Klondike Library in North Memphis (next door to Northside High School), Mid-South citizens were getting their taxes prepared and filed with help from a trained volunteer. At other places across the region, people … Continue reading

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“Heaven sent” help from United Way’s Earned Income Tax Credit Alliance and Volunteer Income Tax Assistance workers gave local residents extra help last month

This was the first year that Memphis resident Melba Jennings decided to do her taxes on her own. After working through several documents, she was amazed to see that her taxes needed amending. “At the time, I did not know … Continue reading

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Final days for Free tax prep help and filing with EITCA in Tipton County TN, Crittenden County AR, and Tunica County MS

United Way’s work with the Earned Income Tax Credit Alliance (EITCA) is providing notice that there are only a few days remaining for volunteers to help citizens file their taxes. The tax filing deadline for this year is April 17. … Continue reading

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United Way agency partners engage in training sessions to streamline how reports are submitted for greater efficiency

Collecting information and directing funds to nonprofit partners is an important part of United Way of the Mid-South’s work. Agency partners are required to submit forms which show they meet or exceed United Way’s guidelines for agency accountability, and that … Continue reading

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