VITA – Volunteer Income Tax Assistance

United Way Galveston County Mainland has again joined with the IRS to provide the annual VITA/TCE Free Tax Programs. The VITA program offers free tax help to low-to moderate-income families (household income less than $52,000) who cannot prepare their own … Continue reading

It’s Not Too Late to File Your Taxes

Published Sunday, April 14, 2013 By BROWNYN TURNER, The Galveston County Daily News If you woke up with a bad case of taxation procrastination, don’t despair. Local tax preparers said you have less than 24 hours to cop a cure, … Continue reading

Galveston County VOAD Hurricane Preparedness Program

Hurricane season is here. Is your organization ready for the worst? The Galveston County VOAD (Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster) is sponsoring an informative program for non-profit organizations to help them prepare for the hurricane season. All non-profit organizations are … Continue reading

Your United Way: Improving Financial Stability

Earn it. Keep it. $ave it. This year, VITA volunteers at United Way Galveston County Mainland provided FREE Income Tax Preparation Assistance to low-income, elderly, and disabled people. Betty Willis and Leslie Jackson, UWGCM Staff, are IRS certified volunteers that … Continue reading