Tag Archives: income tax assistance

Calling local champions for the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program

The call is going out for local volunteers to serve in the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program, helping thousands of Mid-Southerners file their taxes at sites across the region. VITA volunteers partner with the Earned Income Tax Credit Alliance’s … 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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Buy the right used car: “The A to Zs of Used Car Buying” information sessions Feb. 6 and 15

The questions are very common – you’re shopping for a used car, and the one that catches your eye looks fine, but how do you know the dealer is honest? How can you tell if the car is going to … 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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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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“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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Financial stability heroes: Saluting people serving the Earned Income Tax Credit Alliance and Volunteer Income Tax Assistance programs

Volunteer from across the Mid-South come together each year to help improve financial stability for local citizens by serving in our local Earned Income Tax Credit Alliance and Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (EITCA / VITA) efforts. We want to salute … Continue reading

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