United Way of Howard County’s Free Tax
Prep is taking appointments. This program now in its seventh year was
established to assist families with filing federal and state returns that make
under $60,000 for FREE. To make an appointment, dial 2-1-1 or 765.868.4133.
Way’s Free Tax Prep, in partnership with the Internal Revenue Service, is a
service designed to build financial stability by saving the cost of tax preparation
and making sure people get the tax credits they deserve such as the Earned
Income Tax Credit.
are a number of ways to access:
Appointments (Scheduled appointment, no walk-ins):
Way of Howard County, 210 W Walnut, Kokomo
765.868.4133 to make an appointment
Way of Howard County,
210 W Walnut Street, Kokomo
Five Agency on Aging, 1801 Smith Street, Logansport
Five Agency on Aging, 661 E Main Street, Peru
Way of Grant County,
205 S Washington Street, Marion
Co Foundation/Tipton Library, 127 E Madison, Tipton
9:30am-11:30am, Saturday 9:30am-11:30am
tax preparation online:
Way’s 2-1-1 agency is the number to call to schedule an appointment. United Way 2-1-1 is an information and
referral to community service organizations, connecting those in need with
vitality of this program is its volunteers. All volunteers are required to take
a free certification course offered by the IRS. This class is provided free of
charge by the IRS. We have several seniors majoring in accounting from IUK and
Ivy Tech that used this experience to assist in future job placement. We also
have retired tax preparers, economics and accounting professors that ranged in
age from 21 to over 70 years of age,” said Carman Toler, Financial Stability
Director, United Way of Howard County.
year United Way and its volunteers completed 1,727 tax returns and brought $1.9
million back into area communities. Volunteers are always needed! Please call
call to schedule an appointment call 2-1-1.