File your taxes for free with United Way

You may be eligible to file your taxes online for free through United Way California Capital Region’s Free Tax Prep program through April 18. including federal and state earned income tax credits (EITC and CalEITC). United Way’s Free Tax Prep program saves eligible residents an average of $200 in tax preparation fees. When needed, the program provides free tax assistance virtually and in person in multiple languages. Two virtual tax workshops will be held on February 26 and March 12 where certified volunteers will help participants prepare their own returns and answer questions before filing. To learn more about United Way’s Free Tax Prep program or to start filing your tax return, visit YourFreeTaxPrep.org.

For nearly 100 years, United Way California Capital Region has been bringing local people together to get the community moving. With a mission to build stronger, healthier and more caring communities, the local United Way starts at square one: helping every family succeed so their community can too. Serving Amador, El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento and Yolo counties, the local United Way is working to deliver on its 20-year commitment to significantly reduce poverty in the area by helping children excel at school, investing in families, creating meaningful partnerships and organizing to lift affected families. For more information or to donate, visit YourLocalUnitedWay.org.