It's Tax Season, where are you filing?

Free Tax Prep is a network of drop off 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 2019 Free Tax Prep program will begin on January 28

                                                           The Tax Center hours are as follows: 

                                                             Monday, Tuesday and Friday – 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

                                                                            Thursday – 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. 

                                                                            Saturday – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

                                                                      Wednesday & Sunday – CLOSED 


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

Use our drop off services. Call the Tax Center at 765-450-7619 to find out more information or Press 1 to hear our operating hours.

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