Taxpayers with incomes of less than $64,000 in tax year 2016 may qualify for assisted or unassisted tax preparation at no cost to them. Individuals who are comfortable using a computer to file electronically can file for free online using myfreetaxes.com. Individuals who would prefer a trained volunteer assist them with completion of their tax return should check into resources that may be available locally, including the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program. You can find a VITA program here.
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