Free Tax Prep

Dallas County residents fail to claim $70 million in low-income tax credits each year.

Dallas County residents fail to claim $70 million in low-income tax credits each year.

The Free Tax Prep program provides free tax preparation services that help low-income families maximize tax refunds and create a foundation for savings. In-person services are available at over 50 North Texas locations for households earning below $58,000. Online services are available at MyFreeTaxes.com for households earning below $66,000.

Results & Impact

Over the last five years, the Free Tax Prep program has doubled in size. In 2017 alone:
• 12,015 households accessed free tax preparation services
• $20+ million was claimed in refunds and tax savings
• 500+ people donated over 10,000 hours serving as IRS-certified tax preparers