Rappahannock United Way

3310 Shannon Park Dr., Fredericksburg, VA 22408    |    (540) 373-0041

File your taxes for free.

The RUW Free Tax Services Program offers free tax help to people who earn $62,000 or less and need assistance in preparing their own tax returns.

Eligibility

Anyone who has a household income of $62,000 or less – regardless of family size – is eligible for free income tax preparation assistance, as long as they are within the scope of service.

Households earning less than $62,000 that have returns outside of the scope of service may be eligible to file using MyFreeTaxes or TurboTax Freedom Edition.

Read some important information from the IRS:

The Services We Provide

Let Rappahannock United Way help you file your taxes for free! If you worked in 2016 and had a household income less than $62,000, we could help you file your taxes for free. You could also be eligible for the Earned Income Tax Credit! Although RUW’s Free Tax Prep program can assist with most returns, we must follow IRS guidelines and cannot prepare certain types of returns.

View the list of what we can and cannot prepare.

Free Online Filing

Comfortable preparing and filing your own taxes? If you meet income guidelines, you can do it for free online from anywhere! No need to purchase tax prep software or pay preparation fees!

 

Did you make $31,000 or less during 2015? Use the Free Edition of TurboTax Online.

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Did you make $62,000 or less during 2015? Use MyFreeTaxes.com.

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Full Service Returns

IRS-certified volunteers provide free income tax return preparation with electronic filing to qualified individuals in local communities. Volunteers can inform taxpayers about special tax credits for which they may qualify, such as the Earned Income Tax Credit, the Child Tax Credit, and the Credit for the Elderly or the Disabled. Sites are located at community and neighborhood centers, libraries, schools, and the Rappahannock United Way building.

Coached Returns

Join us at one of our Coached (FSA) locations to use our computer and internet connection to prepare and file your taxes. If you have questions, one of our volunteers will be available to assist you with your return. Avoid the wait - prepare your own return! No cost for software or coaching - it's completely free!

Accommodations

Please contact Rappahannock United Way directly to request special accommodations at least ten (10) days prior to event date.

Partners

Free Tax Preparation Assistance is offered in conjunction with the Rappahannock Region Financial Stability Coalition.