A Public Service of the Wake EITC Coalition
2013 Sponsors & Supporters
We can offer free tax preparation thanks to:
Internal Revenue Service
MDC, Inc EITC Carolinas
Wells Fargo Bank
Fifth Third Bank
Wake EITC Partners
Free Tax Sites for 2013
WCHS - Swinburne
Martin Street CDC
Wake County Human Services/Millbrook Road
St. Raphael the Archangel Catholic Church
Five Points Center for Active Adults
Centro Para Familias Hispañas
Tabernacle Baptist Church
Northern Wake Senior Center
Fuquay-Varina Community Center
WCHS - Eastern Regional Center
Avery St. Annex
Eastern Wake Senior Center
- NEW for 2013!
- IRS to begin accepting returns Jan. 30, 2013
- Wake EITC Coalition Sponsors its Annual Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program to Qualifying Individuals in the Wake County, North Carolina Area
- Still Time to File Taxes
- Why Raising Taxes on Working Families to Balance the Budget Shows Misguided Priorities for North Carolina
Free Income Tax Preparation by Volunteers
- Free preparation of your income tax return
- Free electronic filing of your return
- Free direct deposit of your return into your bank account(s)
- Free printed copy for your records
- Most income tax refunds are deposited in your bank account in 10 days!
Latest Announcements and Search Results:
The next Wake EITC Coalition Meeting will be on December 9th at 9:30. It will be at it’s previous location:
Raleigh, NC 27606
Topics to be covered include the upcoming flyers, new site details, volunteer training, and distribution of materials.
The next Wake EITC Coalition meeting is on Wednesday, October 21st at 9:30 AM. It will be held at the conference room in the Caswell Building, 3700 National Drive, Raleigh, NC 27612.
Topics of discussion will include continued plans for marketing the Wake VITA and Tax Aide sites.
AssetPlatform.org is an online tool for community-based organizations, workforce development programs, credit unions, EITC campaigns and other non-profits to help them serve their communities better.
The next Wake EITC Coalition meeting will be held Tuesday, September 15 at Fiscal Progress. We will be finalizing details on new free tax sites expected to open in January 2010. Read the rest of this entry »
The next meeting of Wake EITC Coalition partners will be Tuesday, July 14, 2009 at Fiscal Progress.
This will be a planning session for the upcoming tax season. We will have updates on fundraising efforts, including a grant award and outstanding grant applications. Read the rest of this entry »
Members of the Wake EITC Coalition will be meeting May 19, 2009 at Fiscal Progress. We will be reviewing the results of the just ended tax season, evaluating our efforts and discussing future needs. Read the rest of this entry »
We received a response from TaxWise that confirms a new feature on TaxWise 2008 (online version). All of our returns were verified by the IRS. TaxWise Online requires a simple extra step to view these updated acknowledgements. See the response from TaxWise:
We have a new feature this year in the 2008 TWO, if you click on the view acks button you then also have to click on the get acks button at the bottom of the view acks screen. This should update your acks and status of your returns.
Here are the County Codes for all 100 North Carolina counties for use with TaxWise:
Attention VITA/TaxAide Site Coordinators:
In order for your tax site customers to claim the Recovery Rebate Credit or RRC, you will have to know how much stimulus payment they received last year. The IRS.gov website has a tool to find out, but navigating to it is a bit cumbersome.
To help you get there during your busy tax prep process, we suggest using the following link to access the tool and then putting a link on the computer desktop of each of your preparers:
Happy tax season. More soon on 7216 and NC EITC Awareness Day, January 30th.
Senior Program Director
The next meeting of the Wake EITC Coalition partners is Tuesday, January 6 at 9:30 am. The meeting will be hosted by Fiscal Progress:Fiscal Progress 5540 Centerview Drive, Suite 200 Raleigh, NC 27606 919-719-1750
We will be finalizing the drafts of the Wake EITC Coalition partner flyers that will be distributed this year. Please note that these will be sent to the printers that same day with an expected turnaround time of 4 business days. Flyers should be ready for pickup by Tuesday January 13. This is later than we originally hoped, so we will need to make sure we can distribute these to areas of greatest need as quickly as possible!