Tax Site: Cayuga Community College
197 Franklin Street
Auburn, NY 13021
Phone: (315) 253-9741 Fax: (315) 255-0119
Mail: c/o United Way, Suite 2, 17 E. Genesee St., Auburn NY 13021

To Schedule a Tax Preparation Appointment, call (315) 282-0533
(Please DO NOT call the college)

Primary Contact: Kathy Krasniak , Project Manager
Other Staff: JoAnne Cross - Site Coordinator (315) 253-9741

MISSION: To assist low to moderate income households file tax returns and take advantage of eligible tax credits and build stronger financial futures.

SERVICES: A program of the United Way of Cayuga County, CA$H volunteers prepare tax returns by appointment, free of charge, to help low-to-moderate income wage earners take advantage of the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), Child Tax Credit, and other credits. To qualify, an individual must be a Cayuga County resident, file a tax return, have a Social Security Number, be a US Citizen or resident alien, and have income of $33,000 and under if single without dependents and $50,000 and under if single with 1 or more dependents, or married with or without dependents.
EITC Income Qualifications for 2012 - You must have worked in the past year and had income of less than

- $45,060 ($50,270 married filing jointly) with three or more qualifying children
- $41,952 ($47,162 married filing jointly) with two qualifying children
- $36,920 ($42,130 married filing jointly) with one qualifying child
- $13,980 ($19,190 married filing jointly) with no qualifying children

Investment income must be $3,200 or less for 2012.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY: Volunteers are needed during the tax season to prepare and review tax returns. Tax Law Training and Tax Software Training is provided prior to the tax season and volunteers will become IRS certified. This is a 3 hour a week commitment, with flexibility around vacation schedules. There is no personal liability for the volunteer tax preparer.

HOURS: Tax returns prepared by appointment from January 15, 2013 through April 11, 2013.



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