Income Tax Assistance

Preparation and filing

Free income tax preparation is available! 

Seniors can contact the University of Michigan Housing Bureau for Seniors (PDF) to schedule an appointment. 

Households with annual income less than $56,000 should contact United Way of Washtenaw County for assistance. United Way also manages a list of other community partners providing income tax preparation that will be updated throughout tax season.

Homestead Property Tax Credit

This credit (up to $1,500) is available from the State for qualifying taxpayers that can be used to help pay property taxes. Even if you are not required to file income taxes, you may still be eligible for this credit. Any of the agencies above can help you file.

Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Issues

The University of Michigan Low Income Taxpayer Clinic can help low-income taxpayers with IRS issues including liens, levies, and audits.