It's Tax Season, where are you filing?

 Tax Preparation the United Way is a network of tax admission locations with one tax preparation site (United Way of Howard & Tipton Counties) that offers free tax preparation to individuals and families with a combined household income of $60,000 or less. This program, in partnership with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), is designed to ensure that residents receive all the tax credits and deductions for which they are eligible. Volunteers are certified by the IRS to provide free, basic tax return preparation to qualified individuals.

The Tax Preparation program will begin January 2020. If you have questions regarding the upcoming program please call Cheryl at 765-457-(HELP)4357 ext. 320. If you would like to be added to our text notification list to receive program hours, dates and updates on your taxes please text the word ‘TAXES’ to 85511. 


Did you make $66,000 or less in 2018? Prepare your own taxes for FREE at

Let us prepare your taxes. Leave your tax paperwork with one of our Admission Specialists at any of our locations (listed below) and we'll handle all of the hard work.

Schedule a FREE tax appointment. Appointments are limited and are first come, first serve.

Have an appointment or using our drop off services?

Make sure you bring the following:

  • Valid photo ID
  • Social Security cards or ITIN cards for all persons on the return
  • W2 forms for all employment during previous year
  • Interest and dividend statements
  • Form 1095-A if you purchased health insurance through in previous year
  • All 1099 forms received, including 1099 SSA from the Social Security Administration and unemployment statements
  • Child care receipts, along with provider’s address and Social Security number/employer identification number
  • Real estate property tax receipts
  • Landlord name and address
  • Bank routing number and account number for direct deposit
  • Copy of last year’s tax return (not required but helpful to have)

Our 2019 Free Tax Prep Locations

United Way of Howard County

Tipton County Public Library

Area Five Agency in Peru

Area Five Agency in Logansport

Not sure if you qualify to file or have other questions?

Call the Tax Center at 765-450-7619