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RCIL’s Employment Services department provides assistance with job searches, and places individuals with disabilities in competitive integrated jobs by utilizing a person-centered approach combined with established business community connections and funding source relationships.

Free Tax Preparation Program

Receive Your Refund Fast! If you live in Oneida or Herkimer County and your total household income is $54,000 or less, the Mohawk Valley Asset Building Coalition has a trained group of volunteers that will electronically file your taxes for FREE! Do you qualify for Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)? IRS-certified volunteers can determine if you qualify for special tax credits that increase your return to help you keep more of what you earned! February 1, 2018 to April 17, 2018 Please call to schedule an appointment! To schedule an appointment at the RCIL Supersite in Utica or the site in Mohawk please call 315.272.1888 or email eitc@rcil.com To schedule an appointment at the Mohawk Valley Resource Center for Refugees please call 315.738.1083 To schedule an appointment at the Mohawk Valley Community Action Agency in Rome please call 315.624.9930

Mohawk Valley Asset Building Coalition

Receive Your Refund Fast!

If you live in Oneida or Herkimer County and your total household income is $54,000 or less, the Mohawk Valley Asset Building Coalition has a trained group of volunteers that will electronically file your taxes for FREE!

 

Do you qualify for Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)?

IRS-certified volunteers can determine if you qualify for special tax credits that increase your return to help you keep more of what you earned!

February 1, 2018 to April 17, 2018
Please call to schedule an appointment!

To schedule an appointment at the RCIL Supersite in Utica or the site in Mohawk please call 315.272.1888 or email eitc@rcil.com 

To schedule an appointment at the Mohawk Valley Resource Center for Refugees please call 315.738.1083

To schedule an appointment at the Mohawk Valley Community Action Agency in Rome please call 315.624.9930

 

Tax Preparation Details

Want to file your taxes on your own, for FREE ?

If you would like to file your taxes on your own, you can do so using My Free Taxes. Visit www.myfreetaxes.com, click  "File for Free", and create  a new account. All you'll need is a computer and internet connection, and if those aren't available, call 315-272-1888 and make an appointment to come use one of the computers at our Super-Site on Genesee St in Utica! The MVCC Education Center on Elizabeth Street in Utica also has computers available that you can use to file your taxes with myfreetaxes.com. Call 315-731-5870 to schedule an appointment to use one of their computers!

Click here to file your taxes online for free using my free taxes dot com

 

With special thanks to our volunteers
and the following Mohawk Valley Asset Building Coalition members
for providing assistance to free tax preparation services

  • United Way of the Valley and Greater Utica Area
  • Mohawk Valley Community College (MVCC)
  • Mohawk Valley Community Action Agency (MVCAA)
  • Hamilton College
  • Utica Public Library
  • MV Resource Center for Refugees
  • ACCES-VR
  • Berkshire Bank
  • Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
  • NYS Tax and Finance Dept

 

Additional Helpful Resources:

 

Counties Served:

  • Oneida
  • Herkimer

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must live in Oneida or Herkimer County
  • Your total household income must be $54,000 or less

Request more information by stopping in, calling, or filling out our inquiry form.

This document was developed under grant CFDA 93.778 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. However, these contents do not necessarily represent the policy of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and you should not assume endorsement by the Federal Government.