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Income Tax Assistance: VITA and

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United Way of Pickens County helped working families claim over $600,000 of Earned Income Tax Credits in 2016.

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) sites are open annually from late January until April 15 for individuals and families with household incomes of $60,000 or less, persons with disabilities, the elderly, and limited English speaking taxpayers who need assistance in preparing their own tax returns. IRS-certified volunteers provide free basic income tax return preparation with electronic filing to qualified individuals. During the tax season, schedule your appointment for free, in-person tax preparation assistance by calling 2-1-1.

MyFreeTaxes is a free, easy, fast, and secure way to file your taxes online for individuals or families with a household income of $64,000 or less. When you file electronically, you let the computer do the math. Your work is saved at every step, so you can always come back and work on it later. MyFreeTaxes software has error checkers and calculators built in so you have a much smaller chance of making an error. Your personal information will not be shared with anyone. Click to get started.

For more information on VITA or, contact Andrew Ertzberger, 864-850-7094, ext. 131.