On Monday, February 24, Rep. Mike Kelly (PA-03) will be in Sharon to urge lower and moderate income Pennsylvania residents to use the Free File program to prepare and file their taxes for free.
The Free File program is a partnership between the IRS and brand name tax software companies that provides eligible taxpayers free use of their tax software products.
Eligible Pennsylvania residents can file both their federal and state returns for free because Pennsylvania has entered into the same partnership with several of these tax software companies.
In general, individuals and families with an Adjusted Gross Income of $58,000 or less can use Free File, which not only saves on the cost of tax preparation, but also helps taxpayers keep as much of their hard earned refund as possible.
Following the briefing, local community organizations and interested individuals will be able to experience one of the Free File products to demonstrate how easily one can file.
WHO: Congressman Mike Kelly (PA-03)
Chris Long, Computer & Communications Industry Association (CCIA)
Anthony Bedell, Intuit Financial Freedom Foundation
WHAT: Highlighting Free File at Tax Time for Pennsylvania Residents / Free File Product Demo
WHEN: Monday, February 24, 2014
11:00 a.m. – Public briefing with Rep. Kelly in Sharon
11:30 a.m. – Free tax filing workshop
WHERE: Penn State Shenango
Sharon Hall Room 314
147 Shenango Avenue
Sharon, Pennsylvania 16146
More information on Free File is available at www.FreeFile.IRS.gov, or www.pafreefile.com
More information on this event is available at www.taxprephelp.org
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