Category Archives: Free Tax Prep

VOLUNTEERS WANTED: Impact local poverty and financial stability

Make a difference in the Mid-South’s income / financial stability and volunteer today! Learn more and visit Volunteer Memphis to apply online.

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Free Tax Prep program still helping people at Cossitt Library in Memphis through June 25

Do you still need to file a tax return for 2014 or amend a prior year’s return? United Way’s Free Tax Prep program has extended days for you to get your taxes prepared – FREE OF CHARGE – by IRS-certified … Continue reading

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Free Tax Prep continues Saturday, June 20 & Saturday, June 27 in Covington, TN

United Way’s Free Tax Prep program is still helping people in Tipton County on Saturday, June 20 and Saturday, June 27, by appointment only. Volunteers will be on hand to help with late returns and amended returns at Tipton County … Continue reading

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Photo Gallery: Celebrating United Way’s Free Tax Prep volunteers

United Way honored the volunteers who created a dramatic financial difference for thousands of Mid-South families as workers in our Free Tax Prep program earlier this month. Volunteers in our Free Tax Prep program helped bring in over $11.6 million … Continue reading

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FIRST PERSON: Caring for us – United Way Free Tax Prep volunteers go the extra mile to see your taxes are prepared, filed

Why can it seem so complicated to do your own tax preparation at tax time? Does tax jargon on certain withholdings or calculations prove to be too much? Do new items related to health insurance or other changes to the tax code make … Continue reading

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United Way on TV: Free Tax Prep Supersite opening & Earned Income Tax Credit Awareness effort draws leaders, local media

Last Friday’s observance of National Earned Income Tax Credit Awareness Day and the ribbon-cutting opening of the Free Tax Prep Supersite at the Raleigh Springs Mall was a great success as leaders from across the area came together to promote … Continue reading

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Nat’l Earned Income Tax Credit Awareness Day to be celebrated with United Way ribbon cutting at Raleigh Springs Mall, Friday, Jan. 30

(UPDATED 1/28) Friday, January 30th is National Earned Income Tax Credit Awareness Day and organizations are coming together to celebrate and spread awareness of this powerful tax program. United Way Free Tax Prep sites across the Mid-South will officially be … Continue reading

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From the Archive: United Way & UW Free Tax Prep program are featured on WYPL TV18 through January

United Way and the Free Tax Prep program’s work to improve local financial stability are featured all month on WYPL TV 18 and the Memphis Makers program. Memphis Makers is featured numerous times each week through the month of January. A listing … Continue reading

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From the Archive: Late filers laud ‘invaluable’ help as Free Tax Prep and VITA volunteers end the 2013 tax season

United Way’s Free Tax Prep site at the Cossitt Library location was busy as Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) workers were busy assisting late tax filers last week. People turned up in big numbers to take advantage of this valuable service. … Continue reading

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From the Archive: Photos | Congressman Cohen, Mayor Wharton & Trustee Lenoir support Earned Income Tax Credit Awareness Day at Hickory Hill UW Free Tax Prep Supersite

Earlier this afternoon, Congressman Steve Cohen, City of Memphis Mayor AC Wharton and Shelby County Trustee David Lenoir spoke at our Hickory Ridge Mall Free Tax Prep site about financial stability and the Earned Income Tax Credit. Today is Earned … Continue reading

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