The Hillsborough County Extension Service is offering free tax preparation assistance for those who earned $57,000 or less in 2012.
Tax filers will be able to access a self-guided tax preparation program and receive assistance, as needed, from an IRS trained and certified volunteer. This free service will be available by appointment only on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 12 p.m. – 4 p.m. starting Feb. 5 through April 9. This service is offered as part of the United Way Suncoast Prosperity Campaign. For a list of other free tax prep sites visit www.myfreetaxes.com/tampa
For more information call Lisal Leslie at 813-744-5519.
According to the website, the closest free tax prep location to New Tampa is:
2121 Collier Parkway in Land O'Lakes
No appointment is required.