2017 Tax Preparation Assistance

2017 Tax Preparation Assistance

Tuesday, January 24, 2017 to Tuesday, April 18, 2017
(see below for details on days and times for the various filing options and locations)

Get your taxes prepared for FREE
Get a FREE Credit Report
Receive one-on-one Financial Counseling
Find out what benefits you may be eligible for
Learn about career advancement opportunities for jobs that pay $15 to $35 an hour 

Did you know a major untapped source of cash for low income families is the Earned Income Tax Credit? Some 35,000 individuals in Bedford Stuyvesant are eligible for EITC while only roughly 25% actually claimed these returns. Restoration is committed to increasing access to this major resource and is providing free tax preparation at Restoration Plaza and at our northern Bed-Stuy location in collaboration with Foodbank.

Click here to view flyer!
 
See opening hours below. In case you are interested in combining your tax filimng with one-on-one financial counsling, benefits screening, or career advancement opportunities, please let us know by filling out the service registration form and someone will contact you to schedule an appointment.
 
To participate in this free program, you must:
• earn less than $54,000 (per tax return)
• bring all required documents listed on the flyer

LOCATIONS:

ECONOMIC SOLUTIONS CENTER - Restoration Plaza
1368 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY 11216

In-Person Tax Prep Assistance (walk-in only):
Tuesday - Thursday12:00PM - 7:00PM
Saturdays, 9:00AM - 4:00PM
 
ATTENTION#1: Please note that tax prep days are in high demand  and we might not be able to serve you on the same day. We advise you to come as early as possible to secure a spot for the day).
ATTENTION #2: Tax filing for single households without dependents will noty start until March 1, 2017
 
Drop-off Tax Prep Assistance (by appointment only):
If you want to save time, you can also schedule an appointment with one of our financial counselors, who will assist with submitting your tax documents and have them prepared off-site with a remote tax preparer. Call 718-636-6994 to schedule an appointment.
 
Self-Prep (walk-in only):
Monday - Friday, 11:00AM - 6:00PM
For the computer savvy among us, you have the opportubnity to file your taxes yourself in our computer lab.
 
For questions regarding tax prep services at the Fulton Street location, please contact 718-636-6994.
 
ECONOMIC SOLUTIONS CENTER - Jobs-Plus
630 Flushing Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11206
 
The Jobs Plus site will see residents of Marcy, Lafayette, and Armstrong Houses to prepare taxes virtually and by appointment. 
 
By appointment only:
Monday - Tuesday: 10:00AM - 7:00PM
Wednesday - Friday: 10:00AM - 4:30PM
Last Saturday of each month: 11:00AM - 3:00PM
 
Questions for the Flushing Avenue location? Please call us at 917-267-5575.
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