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United Way’s VITA Program offers new option for taxpayers who still need to file taxes

Although one-on-one appointments are almost full, qualifying taxpayers will have the opportunity to file their taxes using United Way’s Free Assisted Self-Service Tax Preparation (FAST) computer stations.

 
PRLog - Mar. 29, 2012 - Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA), led by United Way of St. Joseph County, is offering an additional option for taxpayers still wanting to benefit from the FREE e-filing service provided through VITA. Although one-on-one appointments are almost full, qualifying taxpayers will have the opportunity to file their taxes using United Way’s Free Assisted Self-Service Tax Preparation (FAST) computer stations. United Way’s IRS-certified tax preparers will be on hand to answer any questions, assist along the way, and review the return to ensure that you are receiving all the deductions and credits that you qualify for, including the Earned Income Tax Credit.

Only 30 appointment openings remain, so make your appointment today! Call 2-1-1 between 8-5 pm Monday-Friday to schedule.

Available dates & times:
Wednesdays, 4/4 & 4/11, 2-6 pm
Fridays, 4/6 & 4/13, 9-11 am

Location: United Way of St. Joseph County, 3517 E Jefferson Blvd., South Bend, IN 46615

Restrictions: Adjusted gross income for 2011 must be less than $57,000 for individual or family, if married filing jointly. Cannot have income from rental, farming or foreign sources.

Cost: Free if taxpayer qualifies for service and only needs to file the federal and Indiana state tax return.

For more information about VITA, what to bring with you to your appointment, and eligibility requirements, visit http://www.uwsjc.org/vita.

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VITA is a program of the Pro$perity Building Campaign Tax Team led by United Way of St. Joseph County. Through the Pro$perity Building Campaign, United Way is working to meet basic needs, build family support systems, increase income, build savings, and gain and sustain assets.

United Way of St. Joseph County is a nonprofit organization dedicated to creating long-lasting change, ensuring all residents have access to the building blocks to a better life: education, income and health. For more information about United Way of St. Joseph County, visit www.uwsjc.org, find us on Facebook, or follow us on Twitter @uwstjoecounty.

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