MONTEREY COUNTY, Calif. (KION) United Way Monterey County is announcing free tax preparation services for residents this year, with the option to do it online because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The organization's Volunteer Income Tax Assistance service (VITA) utilizes IRS-trained volunteers to offer tax prep for families and individuals for free. Participants must have earned less than $57,000 in 2020.
In 2020, UWMC filed almost 2,000 tax returns in their 11th year of services.
For those interested in the free services, click here for more information.