United Way of Central & Northeastern CT is proud to support the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program (VITA) and the online MyFreeTaxes service.
In 2017, more than 500 volunteers helped 12,000 taxpayers in our 40-town service are receive $27.8 million in refunds and credit through VITA and MyFreeTaxes.com
Funding free tax preparation services for working families is one way United Way and its partners puts your contributions to work in the community.
Households earning up to $54,000 qualify to have their taxes done free of charge at a local VITA site; all they need to do is call 2-1-1 to make an appointment or sign up online at www.211ct.org and click Tax Help. Households with income up to $66,000 can prepare their taxes free of charge online at www.MyFreeTaxes.com – online support is available 24/7.
We kindly ask that you share this important information with co-workers, family and friends. Attached are two fliers in English and Spanish as well as an email message, an intranet message and a VITA graphic that is hyperlinked to 2-1-1 that can be used in newsletters and other communiques.