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United Way of Southern Nevada Kicks Off Tax Season with “Earn It Keep It Save It” Program

UWSN president CEO Cass Palmer
UWSN President/CEO Cass Palmer (front), Nevada Congresswoman Dina Titus, City of Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman, City of Henderson Councilwoman Gerri Schroder (back – left to right)

On Thursday, January 30, United Way of Southern Nevada hosted a tax season kick off celebration to raise awareness of its free tax preparation sites available through the “Earn It Keep It Save It” program.

The event provided nformation regarding Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) sites that opened Thursday, January 30. Households with an income of less than $52,000 in 2013 can receive free tax preparation and may be eligible for an Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) refund of up to $6,044. The EITC is one of the nation’s most effective anti-poverty programs for low-income, working taxpayers.

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