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Used SETI to Receive Larger Tax Refund and Expand Business Delaware
Most people dread filing their taxes, but not Desarae Mace-Runyon.…
 
The Curriers Discovered Tax Breaks They Were Missing Out On Minnesota
The Curriers had debt, but not enough to qualify for a lower interest rate and consolidation. So when they found out that they qualified for tax breaks as small business owners, they were delighted.…
 
Thelma Small: Financial Education at Any Age Florida
EDITOR'S NOTE: Thank you to the Real$ense Prosperity Campaign of the United Way of Northeast Florida for submitting this inspiring tax time story.…
 
Business Owner Empowered through Tax Program Minnesota
Javier heard about AccountAbility Minnesota (AAM) from a friend who had come here to get help with taxes. Javier, a self-employed interpreter, needed help getting his tax situation back on track. Javier, originally from Peru, has been living…
 
I am a Taxpayer: Stephanie's Story Minnesota
Stephanie has been a passionate customer of Prepare + Prosper (P+P) (formerly AccountAbility Minnesota) for three years. She first learned about the organization through United Way 2-1-1.…
 
Great-Grandmother Gets Refund With Help from VITA Site Maryland
Clara, a retired DC school employee from Silver Spring, Md., is the legal guardian of her great-granddaughter. After attempting to file her taxes, she learned of an error on her taxes related to her great-granddaughter's Social Security…
 
Frank Todora Finds Tax Help that Makes a Lasting Impression Texas
In February 2016, Frank Todora visited a Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) site at the Thousand Oaks Library in San Antonio, TX for tax preparation assistance. The positive experience with the VITA volunteers who assisted him made a…
 
“We Serve One Client at a Time”: A Volunteer Describes the Real Power of VITA Texas
The following is taken from remarks delivered by Steve Goldberg, a Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program volunteer tax preparer in San Antonio, Texas. These remarks have been lightly edited for length and clarity.…
 

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