Tax Return Preparation!
Have your tax return prepared for free at selected locations in
North Carolina. Don't forget to ask if you are eligible for
the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) or the Child Tax Credit. Tax return preparation is available in person
or using a new TAP-RC virtual preparation service.
Here are the locations for free tax return
preparation in person:
Legal Aid of North Carolina's
Durham Office (Durham County)
201 West Main Street, Suite 400, Durham, NC 27701 (Map
Town Hall of Dobbins Heights (Richmond County)
172 Earle Franklin Road, Hamlet, NC 28345 (Map It)
Tyrrell County Community Development Corp. (Tyrrell
and Hyde counties)
604 Main St Columbia, NC 27925 (Map It)
Belhaven Senior Center (Beaufort County)
274 East Main Street, Belhaven, NC 27810 (Map It)
New Life Community Development Corp. (Washington County)
103 East Water Street, Plymouth, NC 27962 (Map It)
Roxboro Housing Authority (Person County)
500 Mount Bethel Church St, Roxboro, NC 27573 (Map It)
Here are the locations for the TAP-RC
virtual tax return preparation service:
D.F.Walker HS Alumni Assoc., Edenton, NC
Northeastern CDC, Camden, NC (Camden
Roxboro Housing Authority, Roxboro, NC
Tyrrell County CDC, Columbia, NC (Tyrrell
& Hyde counties)
to find out how TAP-RC works.
Call 1-800-331-7594 for more information,
or call one of the locations listed above.
If these locations are not near you,
call the IRS at 1-800-906-9887
for the VITA site nearest you.
If you owe state taxes in North Carolina, click
here for information that may help
Want to File Your Own Taxes?
You may be eligible to file your federal and state tax
returns online FREE if your income is less than $57,000.
Follow the instructions below to access this service:
and create a
the prompts on the screen to complete your return in the
software. You will learn if you are eligible for the
Earned Income Tax
Credit (EITC) and other credits. If this is your first time
to file online, use the
tips in the Get Organized section.
out about other resources that will help you manage your
finances and build a better future for your family.
This is a service of the Tax Assistance Project of Legal Aid of
North Carolina in partnership with One Economy Corporation and Wal-Mart.
The materials contained on this website
are for information and educational purposes only and do not
constitute legal advice.
Also please note that Legal Aid of North Carolina does not
provide legal assistance by E-mail. Contact your Legal Aid of
North Carolina office or a private attorney if you need to speak
to an attorney regarding your particular situation.
Legal Aid of North Carolina is a statewide, nonprofit law firm that
provides free legal services in civil matters to low-income people in
order to ensure equal access to justice and to remove legal barriers
to economic opportunity.