United Way of Tucson and Southern Arizona is offering free federal tax preparation to low and moderate-income families and individuals throughout Pima County beginning January 26, 2013. Specifically, this means individuals earning less than $25,000 AGI and families earning less than $51,000 AGI.
By offering free tax preparation to low- and moderate- income families and individuals, the United Way’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program ensures that individuals and families receive all tax benefits for which they are eligible, most importantly the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC).
Qualifying families and individuals can receive free help filing their state and federal taxes at 22 locations throughout Pima County. See the calendar for times and locations.