Put your tax refund to work during America Saves Week

Put your tax refund to work during America Saves Week

Each year during America Saves Week (February 26 to March 3), many people make an extra effort to save money. Started in 2007, America Saves Week is an annual opportunity for people to assess their saving status. The timing couldn’t be better—America Saves […]

CFPB SAVING TAX TIME DEMONSTRATION APPLICATION – Interested Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Programs

CFPB SAVING TAX TIME DEMONSTRATION APPLICATION FOR Interested Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Programs

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) will provide educational materials, training, and technical assistance to approximately 50 Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) programs across the country that are committed to promoting saving during the 2018 tax season. This is not an opportunity […]

VITA Awareness Day 2016 is March 15. Get Involved Today!

VITA Awareness Day 2016 is March 15. Get Involved Today! Each year, the VITA program puts billions of dollars back in the pockets of low-income taxpayers nationwide.

Below are the ways you can get involved in this year’s VITA Awareness Day, taking place on Tuesday, March 15.

You can find the complete toolkit provided by […]

January 31 is EITC Awareness Day

EITC Awareness Day January 31, 2014

IRS invites community organizations, elected officials, state and local governments, schools, employers, and other interested parties to join a national grassroots effort on EITC Awareness Day, January 31, 2014, to spotlight EITC. IRS estimates four of five eligible taxpayers claim and get this important credit. Help ensure everyone gets […]

Sacramento KeepYourTaxRefund.com

Sacramento KeepYourTaxRefund.com Brought to you by a United Way community partnership

Get your maximum refund and save $200 by filing your taxes online for free.

Who Qualifies: Individuals or families with a combined income under $58,000 in 2013

Start here: www.keepyourtaxrefund.com All you need is a valid email address and your income forms (ex. W2, […]

Free Tax Preparation Events in Yolo County

Free Tax Preparation Events in Yolo County

Families earning up to $50,270 from wages or self-employment are eligible for FREE tax preparation assistance and may receive a maximum of $5,891 in EITC based on their income and family size. Many people will qualify for the first time this year because of changes in their income, […]

EITC Informational Supplement

 

EITC Informational Supplement

Citi Community Development has produced Money Matters, an eight-page publication designed to enable hard-working taxpayers to take advantage of the tax benefits that are available to them.

Working with their community partners in a number of U.S. cities, they have created locally-customized versions of Money Matters that include lists of Volunteer […]

WE Connect’s WEb Connector EZ – Try it!

4 EZ Questions Between You and Your Money

Are you eligible for the Earned Income Tax Credit? Thanks to the WEb Connector EZ–an easy-to-use online EITC calculator– a bigger tax refund may be only a couple of clicks away!

 

To find out if you are eligible for the EITC, free tax help and […]

Financial Education Guide for VITA Programs (English/Spanish)

 

Financial Education Guide for VITA Programs

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) programs offer a valuable service that helps working families keep more of their hard earned money, especially if they quality for the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC). This refundable credit often serves as a large lump sum injection of income for the low- […]

Free Tax Preparation Events in Yolo and Solano County

Free Tax Preparation Events in Yolo and Solano County

Assemblymember Mariko Yamada marks 6th Annual National Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Awareness Day, January 27, 2012, by announcing her partnership with the Children’s Network of Solano County, the United Way of the Bay Area, the Yolo Family Resource Center, the Yolo County Children’s Alliance, the […]