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  • Free Tax Return Preparation for Qualifying Taxpayers

    Information from the Internal Revenue Service on the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program that offers free tax help to people who generally make $54,000 or less, persons with disabilities, the elderly and limited English speaking taxpayers who need assistance in preparing their own tax returns. Content Detail

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    Internal Revenue Service
  • AARP Tax-Aide - Find a Site

    The AARP Tax-Aide program offers free one-on-one counseling, as well as assistance on the telephone and internet to help individuals prepare basic tax forms, including the 1040, 1040A, 1040EZ and other standard schedules. The service is available to taxpayers with low- and moderate-income, with special attention to those age 60 and older. This webpage will locate a service site near you. Content Detail

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    American Association of Retired Persons
  • Do-It-Yourself Free Tax Preparation (Video)

    This video from the Internal Revenue Service helps you learn how to electronically file your tax return with a help from certified volunteers. Read More

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    Internal Revenue Service
  • Erie Free Taxes (United Way of Erie County) - VITA Tax Preparation Sites in Erie County

    Northwestern Legal Services provides information and a list of sites where you can get free tax preparation assistance from trained volunteers participating in the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA) in Erie, Pennsylvania. Read More

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    Northwestern Legal Services
  • Free File Alliance

    The Free File Alliance is a free federal tax preparation and electronic filing program for eligible taxpayers developed through a public-private partnership between the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the Free File Alliance LLC, a group of private sector tax software companies. Content Detail

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    Free File Alliance
  • Free Income Tax Help - University of Pittsburgh School of Law

    Information from Neighborhood Legal Services Association on the University of Pittsburgh School of Law Tax Clinic, which gives free legal help to persons, based upon their level on income, who have income tax problems or need income tax advice. The Clinic DOES NOT provide tax preparation assistance. Content Detail

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    Neighborhood Legal Services Association
  • Free tax help is available for low-income working people! - Pittsburgh

    Just Harvest provides free tax assistance at five tax sites throughout the Pittsburgh area for low-income workers with simple tax returns. Content Detail

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    Just Harvest
  • Free Tax Preparation Service Available - Lackawanna and Wayne Counties

    In a cooperative partnership, the United Way of Lackawanna and Wayne Counties has brought together a number of local organizations to help you complete your tax returns FOR FREE! Content Detail

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    United Way of Lackawanna County
  • Free Tax Preparation Sites in Philadelphia

    The Campaign for Working Families is a partnership that promotes the efforts of working families to move up the economic ladder. The Campaign operates free tax sites throughout Philadelphia (prepare and e-file federal and state income tax returns), and connects individuals to the federal Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), other tax credits, public benefits, and asset-building resources. Content Detail

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    The Campaign for Working Families
  • My Free Taxes - The United Way

    The United Way offers this free service to prepare and file income tax returns for taxpayers earning under $62,000 during the tax year. Additional services also for taxpayers earning over $62,000. Content Detail

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    United Way
  • Online Services and Tax Information for Individuals

    Information you need to file, pay and manage your taxes from the Internal Revenue Service. Content Detail

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    Internal Revenue Service
  • pa.direct.file

    padirectfile, from the Pennsylvania Department of Revenue, is a state-only system for electronically filing Pennsylvania income tax returns for free. Most taxpayers interested in a no-cost free electronic filing service can use padirectfile. Content Detail

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    Pennsylvania Department of Revenue
  • Pennsylvania/Federal E-Filing Options

    Information from the Pennsylvania Department of Revenue about combined e-file of federal and state tax returns. Content Detail

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    Pennsylvania Department of Revenue
  • Pennsylvania Personal Income Tax e- Services

    Personal income tax section of the Pennsylvania Department of Revenue web site. Personal Income Tax e-Services section of the Pennsylvania Department of Revenue web site. This section contains all the Department's electronic services for individuals. Content Detail

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    Pennsylvania Department of Revenue
  • Pennsylvania Personal Income Tax Filing Options

    Information on how to file your Personal Income Tax return electronically using one of three methods offered by the PA Department of Revenue. Content Detail

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    Pennsylvania Department of Revenue