February 4, 2022
Filing Taxes: Doing Your Taxes is Almost Fun with MyFreeTaxes.com…
No one loves filing taxes, right? But this year, it’s easier than ever if you use MyFreeTaxes.com.
With MyFreeTaxes®, filing your return is free! That means you can file your federal and state returns without spending any money in tax preparation fees. So far, MyFreeTaxes has helped 1.3 million people save $260 million in tax filing fees. And this year, MyFreeTaxes is available in English and Spanish.
The secure software walks you through the filing process and screens for common tax deductions and credits you may be eligible for, like the Earned Income Tax Credit or the Child Tax Credit. You can also use MyFreeTaxes to claim missed stimulus payments. That’s part of our effort to make sure you get back every penny possible. If you need help, Use the Helpline to talk to a real person trained by the IRS. MyFreeTaxes’ Helpline is open from 10 am-6 pm EST daily to clarify things like filing status. Just call 1-866-698-9435.
Other tax situations covered in MyFreeTaxes include:
● W-2 income
● Schedule C Self Employment
● Limited interest and dividend income reported on a 1099-INT or 1099-DIV
● Student education expenses, credits or student loan interest
● Unemployment income
● Claiming the standard deduction
● Earned Income Tax Credit
● Child tax credits
● Child and dependent care expenses.
Visit https://unitedwayfilefree.com/ to learn more and get started! United Way of Greater Nashville will also host in-person tax help. To find a location near you in Middle Tennessee, please visit https://unitedwayfilefree.com/tax-site-listings. Get FREE tax prep at the listed locations if you or your family earned less than $70,000 in 2021. Call 615-830-7940 or visit bit.ly/BookVITA2022 to make an appointment. In-person help in Clarksville-Montgomery County will be located at the Public Library at 350 Pageant Lane, Suite 501 from February 4 – April 16. Days and times are as follows:
- Thursdays 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
- Fridays 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
- Saturdays 9:00 am – 4:00 pm