During the 2019 tax season, the Boston Tax Help Coalition operated 30 free tax preparation sites throughout the city. We served 12,443 taxpayers and returned $23 million in tax refunds.

Refunds and Major Credits Received: The People Involved: The Need for Free Tax Preparation:
  • Total Refunds: $23,695,229
  • Total Earned Income Credits: $7.5 million
  • 12,443¬†taxpayers served
  • 311 Volunteer Tax Preparers
  • 45 Financial Guide Volunteers
  • 30 Tax Site Coordinators
  • Total amount taxpayers saved by avoiding commercial preparation at a rate of $200 per return in 2019.