Category Archives: Free Tax Prep

Free Tax Prep Program Takes Off Stress with a Smile.

  United Way of The Mid-South has partnered with the Internal Revenue Service to help Mid-Southerners file their taxes and receive their full refund with no strings attached. Last year, the Free Tax Prep program brought more than $12 million … Continue reading

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Memphis Mayor and United Way President hold media information event for Free Tax Prep

UPDATE: See WMC TV 5’s coverage of the event here. City of Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland and United Way President and CEO Dr. Kenneth Robinson shared details of how the partnership between the Memphis Public Library’s 2-1-1 help and information … Continue reading

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United Way Free Tax Prep recruiting volunteers: drive the dream of helping people out of poverty

United Way’s Free Tax Prep program is recruiting volunteers to help people in households with less than $54,000 in annual income prepare and file federal income tax returns free of charge in 2017. Volunteers can train to become IRS certified … Continue reading

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Extended United Way Free Tax Prep service offered May 3 thru June 25

Special circumstances can mean an individual or family needs to amend or file taxes later than the normal IRS April deadline. For cases like these, United Way Free Tax Prep is offering extended FREE tax prep and filing services from … Continue reading

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News: FOX 13 story – tax season creates heavy demand | United Way Free Tax Prep offering appointments

FOX 13 reports that the delivery of W-2 forms is creating a heavy demand on the IRS’ capabilities this year, and teams of volunteers at United Way Free Tax Prep sites are also seeing a dramatic rise in activity. Sarah Bleau’s interview … Continue reading

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News: Memphis Public Library | 2-1-1 partnership with United Way Free Tax Prep highlighted on Local Memphis Live

Memphis Public Library & Information Center and the LINC/2-1-1 service’s important role and partnership in our United Way Free Tax Prep program was the focus of a report on Local Memphis Live from ABC Local 24 this week. Audrey May, Public … Continue reading

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United Way Free Tax Prep featured on WMC TV 5’s “A Better Mid-South” with Tracey Rogers

United Way of the Mid-South’s Free Tax Prep program is featured on WMC TV 5 in Tracey Rogers’ (WMC TV 5 VP and General Manager) “A Better Mid-South” report. Rogers cites the benefits our Free Tax Prep initiative brings to … Continue reading

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Video link: United Way Free Tax Prep program featured on WMC TV 5

Over the weekend, WMC TV 5 put a spotlight on our Free Tax Prep program, which is helping improve local financial stability by preparing and filing citizen’s taxes for FREE. Nidia Logan, Director of Community Impact, shared details about our … Continue reading

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Get ALL your refund | United Way Free Tax Prep sites open Tuesday, January 19 across the Mid-South

Approximately 1 in 4 people who qualify for the Earned Income Tax credit do not claim it because they do not know about it – even though the credit can mean hundreds or possibly thousands of extra dollars for your … Continue reading

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In the news: United Way Free Tax Prep recruiting volunteers on WREG News 3 Daybreak

United Way’s Free Tax Prep program was featured on WREG News Channel 3’s Daybreak program yesterday as our effort to recruit volunteers is seeking people who want to impact the Mid-South’s struggles with income / financial stability. Training is free, … Continue reading

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