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Listing of FREE Tax Prep help sites now available

A list of sites offering FREE Tax Preparation help through the Earned Income Tax Credit Alliance (EITCA) and Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) is now available as a downloadable Microsoft Word file. The contains information about Free Tax Prep sites … Continue reading

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National News: Walmart Foundation $4.16 million grant to United Way Worldwide and leading nonprofits launches MyFreeTaxes partnership

An extremely generous $4.16 million grant from the Walmart Foundation will help United Way Worldwide, Goodwill Industries International, and the National Disability Institute to return $1.95 billion this year to taxpayers through free tax preparation and filing services. The MyFreeTaxes … Continue reading

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Saturday: Free tax preparation site opens at Soulsville as Bank On Memphis effort relaunches

People go to Soulsville to learn about legendary STAX music and local history, but this weekend they can also visit to receive FREE tax preparation and filing help thanks to United Way of the Mid-South’s Earned Income Tax Credit Alliance … Continue reading

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National EITC Awareness Day is Friday, January 25 – presentation will discuss tax credits to create potentially larger refunds

Friday, January 25th is National EITC Awareness Day, designed to spread knowledge of the Earned Income Tax Credit across the country. The credit helps individuals and families at designated income thresholds keep more of their own money and potentially receive … Continue reading

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EITCA reminds Mid-South to file taxes for FREE in new video featuring United Way director

United Way Community Impact Director Nidia Logan speaking on behalf of volunteers serving as part of the Earned Income Tax Credit Alliance (EITCA) remind qualified citizens to use a local FREE tax preparation site this year. To find the nearest … Continue reading

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Internal Revenue Service changes start date for processing returns: January 30

Staff and volunteers working with the Earned Income Tax Credit Alliance are helping inform the community that yesterday, the Internal Revenue Service announced it will begin processing individual income tax returns for the 2013 filing season on Wednesday, January 30. … Continue reading

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Tax season is approaching and FREE tax preparation services are getting ready to help!

Tax time is almost here, and United Way wants people to save more of their own money by using a FREE tax help site! United Way works with organizations and volunteers across the Mid-South to provide free tax preparation help … Continue reading

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