United Way Kicks-Off Tax Filing Season

With tax deadlines coming up an organization is going to be helping you keep every penny of your refund.

The North Texas Area United way is offering a Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program and the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC).

The awareness day will kickoff this Friday at Luby's Cafeteria located in the 1800 Blk. of 9th St. in Wichita Falls.

The event will begin at 10:00 a.m. with a mayoral proclamation

Tax filing at Sikes Senter for the general public begins Tuesday, February 1 at 2:00 p.m.

Additional tax filing sites include the Martin Luther King Community Center as well as sites in Burkburnett, Henrietta and Iowa Park.

For more information or to schedule a free appointment at any of the tax filing locations, dial toll free 211 or 761-3802 Monday through Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm.

Free tax filing is available for any North Texas family or individual with a household income of $49,000 or less.