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Free tax preparation

Rosemary K. Heins, Extension Educator — Family Resource Management

Reviewed February 2018 by Shawna Faith Thompson, Extension Educator — Family Capability.

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Free tax preparation sites are open throughout the state of Minnesota in 2017 from February 1 – April 17 with limited help available year round. Free tax preparation is available for:

This service is free, accurate, and confidential, with e-filing and fast refunds. All volunteers are certified by the Internal Revenue Service to prepare your federal and state income and property tax returns.

Here are some ways that you can access free tax preparation services:

To find out more about the process, watch this video: File your taxes for free in MN – Claim it!.

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