Category Archives: Income

Only three weeks left to get your income taxes prepared and filed for FREE!


Call 2-1-1 (or 1-800-901-2180) now to make an appointment to have your New York State and federal income taxes prepared and filed for free. Most people with a household income of $50,000 or less in 2011 will qualify for this … Continue reading

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Complete and file your federal and New York State income taxes for free


Only four companies allow you to complete and file both your federal and your New York State income taxes online for free. Some of these companies have quite a few restrictions and all of them have some limitations. One of … Continue reading

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Have New York and federal income taxes completed for free if total household income was $50,000 or less


FREE! Yes, you can have both your federal and New York State income tax returns completed and filed for free if your total household income was $50,000 or less in 2011. The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is again … Continue reading

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United Way accepting grant proposals from Broome County charities until mid-March


United Way of Broome County is accepting proposals for funding of one-time grants through the Venture and Special Assistance Grant Program until 3 p.m., March 15. Proposals will be accepted only from incorporated, not-for-profit health and human service agencies providing … Continue reading

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Help-Portrait successful in first year in Binghamton


The Help-Portrait program of providing free portraits to people who probably have never had a portrait before, was a success in its first year in Binghamton. Miriam and Rene Diaz of Our Dreams Photography, who coordinated the program locally, report … Continue reading

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American Civic Association helps abused woman obtain “green card”


Katrina entered the American Civic Association and asked if the organization could assist her in obtaining a permanent residency permit issued to non-citizens, commonly called a “green card”. She explained that she was a recent immigrant from Haiti and is … Continue reading

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