MyFreeTaxes.com is not open yet, but will be available in early 2022. It is a free web-based tool to file your taxes independently, and there is phone support available in many different languages. There is no income limit to use MyFreeTaxes.com.
For more than a decade, United Way has helped people easily and accurately file their federal and state taxes through MyFreeTaxes.com. Since 2009, more than 1.2 million people have used MyFreeTaxes and saved $250 million dollars in filing fees!
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
VITA programs are not open yet. In early 2022, individuals who would prefer to have 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 (VITA) program. Individuals earning up to $57,000 are eligible for this free program. Please view PA 211’s VITA program information or contact your local United Way to learn more.
Universal Charitable Deduction
Federal stimulus bills provide a tax deduction for charitable donations made in the 2020 and 2021 tax years. The tax deduction is up to $300 for single filers, and $600 for joint filers. Learn more about the universal charitable decuction.