Free Tax Preparation from EOC

January 23, 2012

January 23rd through April 13th, the Educational Opportunity Center is now offering VITA, a  FREE tax preparation service to individuals and families that meet certain income guidelines.  If your income is less than $56,000 in 2011, volunteer tax preparers will check your eligibility for Earned Income Credit (EITC), Child Tax Credit (CTC), Dependent Care Credit and Education Credits.  Walk-ins are accepted Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Saturday hours March 10th and March 24th from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  Appointments are ONLY on Friday, please call 2-1-1 (from home phone) to schedule an appointment.  The University at Buffalo Educational Opportunity Center is located at 465 Washington Street and for more information, call 716/849-6727 ext. 197.