The Parent Resource Center at W. Reily Brown Elementary School is partnering with the Nehemiah Gateway Community Development Corporation to provide free income tax services through the Earned Income Tax Credit Campaign.


The Parent Resource Center at W. Reily Brown Elementary School is partnering with the Nehemiah Gateway Community Development Corporation to provide free income tax services through the Earned Income Tax Credit Campaign.

The EITC Campaign is about high quality, free tax preparation, prepared by trained, IRS certified community volunteers. Each return is reviewed for quality by a tax professional.

The free tax preparation is available to taxpayers with household incomes at $50,000 or less with dependents or $25,000 or less without dependents. Participants will receive information on savings accounts, certificates of deposit, U.S. Saving Bonds and cash cards.

Files are asked to bring the following: photo ID and social security cards; copy of last year’s tax return; W-2’s and 1099’s from employer; list of other income/expenses for itemized deductions; childcare information (providers ID number and receipts for amount paid); blank check or account ID card for direct deposit; 1099’s for interest, dividends, unemployment, government and miscellaneous income; 1098 for student loan interest, mortgage interest or property tax; HUD-1 Settlement Statement; and new car purchase sales contract.

The EITC program will run through April 18. Hours of operation from 5 to 9 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. There will be no session March 25.

For more information, call the Delaware Helpline at 302-464-4357.