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Entergy sponsors free tax preparation for qualifying La. residents

Posted: 1:17 PM, Feb 04, 2019
Updated: 2019-02-04 14:17:05-05

BATON ROUGE, La. – Need help filing your taxes? Qualified Louisiana residents can receive free tax preparation help at Volunteer Income Tax Assistance sites located throughout the state.

Entergy has partnered with local community organizations to support VITA sites to provide free, professional tax return help. To find a VITA site closest to you, visit www.entergy.com/freetaxhelp  and enter your zip code in the search bar.

According to the IRS, taxes must be filed by April 17, 2019. Volunteers will be on hand to assist with tax preparation and a variety of other services, including helping qualified residents claim federal Earned Income Tax Credits.

Free tax preparation services are provided at VITA sites throughout the 2019 tax season. In some locations, local community partners are offering appointments for tax preparation services at local VITA sites throughout the tax-filing season, drop-off tax prep services, financial coaching, budget workshops, free legal services and more. For more information, visit  entergy.com/freetaxhelp .