Alan Gentle was in his office, chipping away at the administrative details of his staff’s financial work – when the phone rang. It was the Boston Municipal Research Bureau calling with exciting news: Gentle had been selected as one of
WASHINGTON ― The Internal Revenue Service announced today that the nation’s tax season will begin Monday, Jan. 29, 2018 and reminded taxpayers claiming certain tax credits that refunds won’t be available before late February. The IRS will begin accepting tax
What are you thankful for this holiday season? Boston Tax Help Coalition helps over 13,000 low income Bostonians prepare and files their taxes for free each year and we hear lots of thanks. However, providing financial empowerment services for our
The Boston Tax Help Coalition is a non-profit organization that assists Boston residents by maximizing the impact of the Earned Income Tax Credit and other tax credits through quality, free tax preparation, financial education and asset building opportunities. There are
Because taxes are no less mandatory if you don’t speak the language, the Boston Tax Help Coalition (BTHC) provides help in Chinese, Vietnamese, Spanish, Somali, Cape Verdean Creole, Haitian Creole, and Portuguese. But those are only the voiced languages. The
The Boston Tax Help Coalition’s asset building program, the Financial Check-Up, was conducted at 8 tax sites in 2015. Over 2700 tax clients were seen by volunteer Financial Guides and offered the opportunities to see their TransUnion credit report with FICO score,
You get three extra days to gather your paperwork and file your federal tax return in 2016. The tax deadline is April 18. You can thank Washington, D.C., for the gift. Washington will celebrate Emancipation Day on April 15. The
Boston Tax Help tax site, the Roxbury Center for Financial Empowerment, was featured in the Atlantic! Click here to read about it!