Free tax filing options available to those who qualify - Tucson News Now

Free tax filing options available to those who qualify

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

The tax season is in full swing and the April 15 deadline isapproaching.  For those who are not ableto do their own taxes and who cannot afford to pay someone else to do them,there are two free options available.

Low income families can get help from IRS certified volunteersthrough the United Way of Tucson and Southern Arizona.  This service is available to those who make$52,000 or less. 

The IRS is also offering free tax counseling to those 60 orolder who need assistance with their taxes.

To find a location that is offering this tax help click onthe following link http://www.irs.gov/Individuals/Free-Tax-Return-Preparation-for-You-by-Volunteers  and type in your zip code. 

For more information on the United Way tax help click here https://www.unitedwaytucson.org/Vita

Copyright 2014 TucsonNews Now All rights reserved.

  • Local newsMore>>

  • Oro Valley woman injured in javelina attack

    Oro Valley woman injured in javelina attack

    Thursday, March 30 2017 1:19 AM EDT2017-03-30 05:19:21 GMT
    (Source: AZGFD.net)(Source: AZGFD.net)

    An Oro Valley woman was bitten by a javelina while walking her dog late last week, authorities said.

    An Oro Valley woman was bitten by a javelina while walking her dog late last week, authorities said.

  • breaking

    Tucson police asking for help locating missing endangered teen

    Tucson police asking for help locating missing endangered teen

    Thursday, March 30 2017 12:12 AM EDT2017-03-30 04:12:29 GMT

    The Tucson Police Department is asking for the public's help locating 17-year-old Anthony Garcia. The teen is described as Hispanic, 5'10" tall, weighing 150 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. Although he is in his late teens, according to the release, he has special needs and functions at a much younger age.  

    The Tucson Police Department is asking for the public's help locating 17-year-old Anthony Garcia. The teen is described as Hispanic, 5'10" tall, weighing 150 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. Although he is in his late teens, according to the release, he has special needs and functions at a much younger age.  

  • Local group drafting new policy to improve safety on roads

    Local group drafting new policy to improve safety on roads

    Thursday, March 30 2017 12:11 AM EDT2017-03-30 04:11:32 GMT

    The complete streets policy would become a framework for all future road projects, prioritizing how to make the roads safer for everyone using them. 

    The complete streets policy would become a framework for all future road projects, prioritizing how to make the roads safer for everyone using them. 

Powered by Frankly