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Financial stability volunteers wanted! Help people with low incomes see big tax refunds

United Way of the Mid-South is collaborating with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) in hopes to recruit volunteers for training and certification by the IRS. When certified, they will be able to participate in United Way’s Earned Income Tax Credit … 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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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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“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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United Way and EITCA sponsor free training for Understanding Asset Building & Benefits for People with Disabilities on August 30

United Way of the Mid-South, the Earned Income Tax Credit Alliance and the Internal Revenue Service announce that The Real Economic Impact Tour (A program of the National Disability Institute) will provide free training for understanding asset building and benefits … Continue reading

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EITCA and VITA volunteers celebrate success with guest speaker Councilman Myron Lowery

United Way takes pride in its Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) and Earned Income Tax Credit Alliance (EITCA) volunteers for their work to help bring millions of dollars into our community. On Saturday April 28,  these volunteers were recognized for the … Continue reading

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From United Way’s Earned Income Tax Credit Alliance and the IRS: Six helpful (and timely) tips to help lower your 2011 taxes

United Way’s Earned Income Tax Credit Alliance partnership with the Internal Revenue Service urges you to take steps to help during tax season. During December, the IRS wants to remind all taxpayers that with the New Year fast approaching, there … Continue reading

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