Did you know that FREE tax preparation is available to you based on your income level? View details below to see how you can make an appointment for tax support. Connect with us on social media to stay up-to-date on tax preparation services.
The deadline to file your taxes has been extended to May 17th, 2021. See the full details from the IRS here.
FREE tax preparation by a trained IRS volunteer for income eligible participants.
CKEEP is available to individuals earning less than $56,000 in 2020.
CKEEP services may look a little different in 2021, but you will still access the same trained volunteers to help you with your FREE tax preparation. To view the 3 available service types for this year or to book your appointment, use the link below.
United Way of the Bluegrass fights to help individuals and families keep their hard-earned money!
The free tax preparation provided by Central Kentucky Economic Empowerment Project (CKEEP) and its volunteer tax preparers offers immediate savings to Central Kentuckians.
Each year, millions of dollars are lost by hard-working families in the Bluegrass who do not file for their Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) during tax time. That money is lost to them and the local economy. The IRS estimates that approximately 20 to 25 percent of those eligible for the credit do not claim it because they don’t know they are eligible for it they don’t know how to claim it, or they don’t know where to go for assistance. This past tax season, CKEEP sites helped return $4.2 million to Central Kentuckians.
In 2019, CKEEP services resulted in the following:
BECOME A CKEEP VOLUNTEER
CKEEP volunteers provide an important service for our community. Are you ready to help families work toward financial stability? This volunteer opportunity may be for you.
CKEEP VOLUNTEER INFORMATION
Access forms and tools to help prepare for tax season success!