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  • Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)

    This website explain who qualifies and how to file for the Earned Income Tax Credit, sometimes called EIC. The EIC is a refundable federal income tax credit for low to moderate income working individuals and families. To qualify, you must meet certain requirements and file a tax return, even if you do not owe any taxes or are not required to file. Content Detail

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    IRS
  • New US Citizens: What You Need to Know About Taxes

    The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) deals with federal taxes. This information explains about filing taxes, refunds and other tax benefits. Read More

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    Community Legal Services of Mid-Florida
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    Spanish / Español
  • Taxes: Injured Spouse Claims

    Injured Spouse Claims can help you get back part of the tax refund that was withheld to pay your spouse’s debt. This information will help you determine if you are able to file an Injured Spouse Claim. Read More

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    Community Legal Services of MidFlorida
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    Spanish / Español
  • Child Tax Credit

    The Child Tax Credit is a tax benefit for people with low or moderate incomes with one or more children. When you file a tax return, the Child Tax Credit could reduce your tax and if you qualify for the Additional Child Tax Credit, you can get a refund. Read More

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    Community Legal Services of Mid-Florida
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    Spanish / Español
  • Taxes: Innocent Spouse Claims

    Has the Internal Revenue Service sent you a bill for taxes listed on a joint return? Do you believe it would be unfair to hold you liable for these taxes? Innocent spouse relief is relief from a joint tax debt. This information will help you determine if you qualify. Read More

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    Florida Legal Services, Inc.
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    Spanish / Español
  • Consumer Protection brochures

    These brochures contain updated information about common consumer scams, identity theft, wills and power of attorney. Content Detail

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    Stetson University Elder Consumer Protection Program
  • Do You Have Cancelled Debt?

    Information about paying additional taxes after you had a loan forgiven or cancelled. Read More

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    Community Legal Services of Mid-Florida
  • Give Your Paycheck a Boost - Claim the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)

    Information about the earned income tax credit and whether you qualify. Read More

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    Community Legal Services of Mid-Florida
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    Spanish / Español
  • Have You Filed Your Tax Returns?

    What you need to know about filing federal income tax returns. Read More

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    Florida Legal Services, Inc.
  • IRS Collections

    What are your options when you owe money to the IRS? Read More

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    Community Legal Services of Mid-Florida
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    Spanish / Español
  • Stateside Legal

    A website for members of the military, veterans, their families and advocates to provide information about benefits, find free legal help, and better understand your legal issues. Content Detail

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    Stateside Legal
  • Tax Return Preparers

    Information about how to tell if your tax preparer is legitimate and how to check credentials. Read More

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    Community Legal Services of Mid-Florida
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    Spanish / Español
  • Understanding IRS Conflicts

    This information provide some background information about IRS liens, levies, audits, wage garnishments, unfiled tax returns, IRS penalties and injured and innocent spouses. Read More

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    Community Legal Services of Mid-Florida
  • Video: IRS Imposter Scams

    How to spot scammers who pretend to be IRS officials to get you to send them money. Read More

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    Federal Trade Commission