Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Free income tax preparation to low-moderate income individuals and families

NEW HAVEN — New Life Corp. and the Coalition for Working Families offer free income tax preparation to low-moderate income individuals and families through the federal Earned Income Tax Credit Program.


Households that earn less than $49,000 yearly may participate. The program ends April 18.

Click here to read more about this program

The work is done by volunteers trained and certified by the Internal Revenue Service, said New Life Corp. Executive Director Ariel Martinez.

The locations are:

1. New Life Corp., 540 Ella T. Grasso Blvd., New Haven: 1-4 p.m. Wednesdays, Thursdays.

2. Clemente Family Academy, 360 Columbus Ave., New Haven: 6-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Saturdays.

3. West Haven Community House, 227 Elm St.: 6-8:30 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays.

4. Columbus Family Academy, 255 Blatchley Ave., New Haven: 6-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Saturdays.

5. Hillhouse High School, 480 Sherman Parkway, New Haven: 6-8:30 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Saturdays.
The program is funded by Annie E. Casey Foundation, Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, The United Illuminating Co., NewAlliance Foundation, IRS, Yale-New Haven Hospital, West Haven Community Development Administration, state Department of Social Services, New Haven Board of Education, and United Way of Greater New Haven.

For more details, call 203-777-1319.

Editor's note: Information in this post was contributed.

2 comments:

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Tomalika Hauladar said...

I volunteer for LadderUp and they also offer free tax Preparation in Uptown at the McCormick Boys and Girls Club. They are open most Saturdays from 9 am to 5pm.

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