Haven’t filed your taxes yet? Don’t despair. Free tax preparation is still available at dozens of Earn It! Keep It! Save It! sites throughout the Bay Area. Call 211 to find the free tax site nearest you and learn what documents you need to bring. To qualify for free tax preparation, your 2011 household income must be less than $50,000.
You may also qualify to claim the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC). Watch this ABC-7 video clip to learn more about this important tax credit: