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Serving Cumberland, Dauphin and Perry counties in Central Pennsylvania.

Free Tax Preparation for Working Families

Low- to moderate-income working families in Dauphin, Cumberland and Perry counties can receive free tax preparation services January 28 - April 15 through the Money in Your Pocket Campaign (MIYP).

The Money in Your Pocket (MIYP) campaign is a community collaboration of organizations lead by United Way of the Capital Region that is committed to the economic stability of local families. The program aims to increase use of the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) and the Child Tax Credit (CTC). 

 

Tax Preparation Sites

Individuals and families who make $55,000 or less are eligible to have their taxes prepared for free by trained volunteers. Volunteers will prepare computerized, electronic returns through the Internal Revenue Service’s Volunteer Tax Income Assistance (VITA) program. From start to finish, volunteers help prepare and file state and federal taxes for free at sites throughout Cumberland, Dauphin and Perry counties. Many sites also prepare local tax returns.

For a list of tax preparation sites, view the:

MIYP site flyer in English

MIYP site flyer in Spanish

 

Do Your Own Taxes Online for Free

Individuals with computer skills who make $66,000, or less annually can utilize the website, www.myfreetaxes.com and prepare their own state and federal taxes for free. This easy-to-use website is sponsored by United Way Worldwide and  powered by H&R Block.

For more information, view the My Free Taxes flyer or get started now at www.myfreetaxes.com!

 

Questions?

For more information on the Money in Your Pocket program, visit www.uwcr.org/miyp. You can also contact Heidi Neuhaus at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 717.724.4077.

 

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