Free Tax Prep Sites:
COVID-19 Services Update:
Under advisement of state and local Public Health authorities, free tax preparation sites in Skagit County have been suspended until further notice. During this time, many online tax preparation services are available for free. Please visit https://www.irs.gov/filing/free-file-do-your-federal-taxes-for-free for more information.
How to Maximize your Refund:
Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC): The Earned Income Tax Credit, EITC or EIC, is a benefit for working people with low to moderate income. To qualify, you must meet certain requirements and file a tax return, even if you do not owe any tax or are not required to file. EITC reduces the amount of tax you owe and may give you a refund. –IRS.gov. Meaning a bigger refund for you!
The maximum amount of credit for Tax Year 2019 is: