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February 8, 2018

CONTACT: 
Joe Verkennes, Director of Marketing and Communications
Monroe County Community College
1555 S. Raisinville Rd., Monroe, MI  48161
(734) 384-4207 (O), (419) 343-3063 (M)
jverkennes@monroeccc.edu 
 

MCCC’S ACCOUNTING PROGRAM TO PROVIDE FREE INCOME TAX ASSISTANCE


*UPDATED* MONROE, Mich. – Monroe County Community College’s accounting program has partnered with the Internal Revenue Service to provide income tax assistance for low- to moderate-income taxpayers who generally earn $54,000 or less.

IRS-certified student volunteers will provide free, basic income tax return preparation with electronic filing to qualified individuals. Appointments can scheduled through the college’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program website at www.monroeccc.edu/taxassist.

An appointment is recommended but not required. All taxpayers will be served on a first come first-served basis and must arrive and sign in no later than 2 p.m. Children are not allowed in the tax preparation area and cannot be left unattended in the lobby.

Income tax preparation assistance will be available on Fridays from Feb. 23 through April 13 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. (closed March 2 and March 30) in the Career Technology Center on MCCC’s Main Campus.  The Main Campus is located at 1555 S. Raisinville Rd. in Monroe.

Please refer to www.monroeccc.edu/taxassist for information on important documents to bring.  Tax preparation assistance is not available for returns for prior years.

For more information, call the VITA info line at (734) 457-6006. 

About Monroe County Community College

Founded in 1964, Monroe County Community College is a public, two-year institution supported by tax monies from Monroe County, educational funds from the State of Michigan and student tuition.  

The college’s mission is to enrich and transform lives by providing opportunities and excellence in higher education.  The Main Campus is located at 1555 South Raisinville Road, Monroe, Mich., 48161, with easy access to Toledo and Detroit.  The Whitman Center is located at 7777 Lewis Ave.,Temperance, Mich., 48182, near the Ohio-Michigan Border.  Detailed information about MCCC is available at www.monroeccc.edu
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