Mayor Emanuel is committed to ensuring everyone eligible takes advantage of the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) this tax season. By claiming the EITC, Eligible families could receive up to a $6,044 refund!

The tax filing process can be complicated, leaving important tax benefits out of reach for working families who cannot afford professional tax preparation services. But a properly filed tax return can yield significant refunds that working families can invest in retirement savings or college funds. This website will help you find your nearest free tax preparation site, prepare your taxes for free online, and understand your rights when you choose to use a paid tax preparer.

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For more information about how to receive free tax help, please visit any one of the following:

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