FREE TAX SERVICES IN MICHIGAN
Please note that 70% of ALL taxpayers whose adjusted gross income falls below $58,000 or less, 
are eligible to file FREE online at www.irs.gov This will save you professional tax preparation fees AND online filing fees AND get your refund (if you have one coming of course!) faster!  


If you made less than $57,000 last year, you can file your Federal & State taxes online for FREE 
using a special service provided by United Way and the Wal-Mart Foundation at http://myfreetaxes.com/uwsem


Unless otherwise noted, listed below are FREE TAX SERVICES to those who are Senior Citizens 
OR Disabled OR Low-income households with income under $20,000 for a single filer and $42,000 
for a family. 


Those with higher incomes can go straight to www.taxact.com, where a basic package of online forms is free to everyone!   TaxAct has free Federal filings and charges $14-18 for Michigan state taxes. 








FreeTaxUSA has filed millions of tax returns with the I.R.S. and is an authorized e-file provider.  Their 100% FREE federal offer and $9.95 state service is one of the most competitive offers online.  Setting up an account is FREE and all your information is safe and secure.  This service has signed on as a multi-year sponsor of this website to keep this site free for YOU!


METRO DETROIT & DETROIT

The Romulus Senior Center 
Offering FREE tax services to seniors 60 years and older from 12:30 to 3 p.m. every Wednesday 
starting in February at the Senior Center, 36525 Bibbins.  The services are applicable for disabled 
and low-income individuals.  The tax assistance will continue until April 11th by appointment only.  
Also, every Friday, tax assistance is available at the Romulus Senior Towers.  For more information 
and to make an appointment, please call 734-955-4120.


Accounting Aid Society Tax Assistance Program       
7700 Second Ave. Suite 314
Detroit MI  
Website: www.accountingaidsociety.org
30 tax centers that help clients in Wayne, Oakland, Macomb and Livingston Counties.
AND
The Community Tax and Resource Center     
8634 W. Vernor Highway  (corner of Lawndale & Vernor Hwy.)
Detroit MI  48209
Phone:  313-554-2884
Offers free income tax preparation for low-income households, as well as information on opening 
a credit union account, home ownership programs and getting assistance paying utility bills.  
Call for appointment and information!  Arabic & Spanish speaking preparers!
AND
Homebound Program for seniors and those physically unable to visit a tax site is available via 
mail by contacting the Accounting Aide Society at 313-647-9620 and asking for a Homebound Packet.
AND
Neighborhood Tax Center
1401 Lawndale Street  (corner of Homer & Lawndale)
Detroit MI 
Phone: 313-841-2240
Walk-ins welcome!  No appointment needed.  
AND
Summer Tax Assistance Program               
Phone:  313-556-1920  OR  866-673-0873
Services include help for those who missed the regular tax filing deadline, need help filing prior 
year tax returns, need to amend a return or file for credits such as the Homestead Property Tax 
Credit and the Home Heating Credit.  The program serves families throughout S.E. MI who have 
annual household of $50,000 or less and individuals with annual incomes of $35,000 or less.  
Those with physical disabilities unable to visit a tax site can receive free help through the agency's Summer Homebound Program.  


LASED    (Latin Americans for Social & Economic Development)
4138 W. Vernor
Detroit MI  48209
Phone: 313-554-2025
Website:  www.lasedinc.org
Tax assistance program.


Cass Community
11850 Woodrow Wilson Street
Detroit MI  48206
Phone:  313-883-2277
Website:  http://casscommunity3.wordpress.com
Senior center provides tax preparation assistance.  Call for locations and more information.


South Eastern Michigan Indians, Inc.               
26641 Lawrence 
Center Line, MI 48015
Phone: 586-756-1350
Email: Semii1975@yahoo.com
Website: www.semii1975.org
Assistance with locating resources or providing direct services with legal services, chore services, applying for the bridge card through MICAFE, tax assistance,  Medicare D and many others. 


The Luella Hannan Memorial Foundation
4750 Woodward Avenue
Detroit MI  48201
Phone:  313-833-1300 ext. 13 to make an appointment
Website:  www.hannan.org
AARP Tax-Aide Service/AARP volunteers are in the service center on Tuesdays and Fridays, 
February 2nd to April 15th to help seniors prepare their tax return and apply for tax credits.  
Open to all people, 60 and older in Metro Detroit.  


Wayne Metropolitan Community Action Agency  
Administrative Office:
2121 Biddle Ave.              
Wyandotte  MI  48180                                                                                         
Phone:  313-284-6999
Website:  www.waynemetro.org
Has many sites throughout Wayne County.  Prepares taxes for free to families with incomes 
under $50,000.  Walk-ins are accepted but appointments are served first!


ACCESS
2651 Saulino Ct. 
Dearborn MI 
Phone:  313-842-5124
Website:  www.accesscommunity.org
Clients MUST meet the following income guideline set by the IRS to qualify:  individuals 
with the annual income of $20,000 or less and families & the annual income of $42,000 or less. 


Goodwill Industries--The Center for Working Families
7700 Second Avenue
Detroit MI  48202
Phone:  313-557-4838  OR  313-557-4828
The Center for Working Families provides engaging one-on-one group and family financial 
services including income tax assessment and preparation, financial literacy, financial counseling/planning and connecting the community with various resources that promote 
financial independence.  Interested North End residents and families should call during 
normal business hours. 


The Community Tax and Resource Center
7000 W. Fort
Detroit MI 
Phone:  313-554-2884
Offers free income tax preparation for low-income households, as well as information 
on home ownership programs and getting assistance paying utility bills.


Focus: HOPE
1300 Oakman
Detroit MI 
Phone:  313-494-4760
Website:  www.focushope.edu
To be eligible for free services, an individual must have an annual income of $20,000 
or less while a family limit is $50,000.  



LENAWEE COUNTY

Community Action Agency Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA)
400 West South
Adrian MI  49221
Phone: 517-263-7861  OR  800-438-1845
Website:  www.caajlh.org
Free tax preparation for low-income people that earned $49,000 a year or less. 



MACOMB COUNTY

Seniors in Macomb County who need assistance with the Homestead & Home-heating tax 
credits can call Macomb County Senior Citizen Services at 586-469-6313 for an appointment. 


Macomb County Free Tax Locations
Website: http://www.macombresources.info/home


Macomb County Community Services Agency
21885 Dunham Road, Suite #10
Clinton Twp., MI  48036
Phone:  586-469-6999
Email:  mccsa@macombcountymi.gov
Website:  www.macombcountymi.gov
AND
Northern Action Center:
58144 Gratiot
New Haven MI  48048
Phone:  586-749-5146
Armada, Bruce Twp., Chesterfield Twp. (north of 23 Mile Road), Lenox, Macomb Twp. 
(south of 23 Mile Road), Mount Clemens, New Baltimore (south of 23 Mile Road), Shelby 
Twp. (south of 23 Mile Road), St. Clair Shores, Sterling Heights, or Utica.
AND
Central Action Center:
18 Market Street, Suite C
Mount Clemens, MI  48043
Phone:  586-469-6964
Chesterfield Twp. (south of 23 Mile Road), Clinton Twp., Fraser, Harrison Twp., Macomb Twp. 
(south of 23 Mile Rd.), Mount Clemens, New Baltimore (south of 23 Mile Rd.), Shelby Twp. 
(south of 23 Mile Rd.), St. Clair Shores, Sterling Heights or Utica
AND
South Action Center:
22856 Ryan Road
Warren MI  48091
Phone:  586-759-9150
Roseville, Center Line, Eastpointe, or Warren
Free tax preparation!  Appointments needed.
AND
Warren City Hall   (Conference Room)         
1 City Square
Warren  MI  48091
Phone: 586-574-4539  
Those 60 and older can receive help filing their personal income tax returns.  Assistance
is available.  


Accounting Aid Society / Center Line Senior Center
25355 Lawrence
Center Line MI  48015
Phone:  866-673-0873
No E-filing.  Appointments only.


Village of East Harbor
33875 Kiely Drive (600 feet south on Callens at 23 Mile Road)
Chesterfield MI  
Phone:  586-727-7078
No appointment needed.   Walk-in appointments only on tax days. 


Consumers Power Energy Office
35350 Kelly Road  (at 15 Mile)
Clinton Twp., MI  48035
Phone:  800-477-5050
No appointment needed.


Eastpointe Senior Center
16600 Stephens Dr.
Eastpointe MI  48021
Phone:  586-445-5084
By appointment only and does have e-file.


Mt. Clemens Public Library
150 Cass Ave.
Mt. Clemens MI  48043
Phone:  586-469-6200
Walk-in appointments only on tax days and does have e-file. 


New Haven Action Center
58144 Gratiot 
New Haven MI  48048
Phone:  586-749-5146
By appointment only.


Macomb County Adult Day
25401 Harper
St. Clair Shores, MI 
Phone: 586--469-6313
Appointments only!


Warren Conference Center
1 City Square
Warren MI 
Phone 586-574-4552
No appoinmtent needed and has e-file. 


Romeo Senior Center
361 Morton Street
Romeo MI  
Phone:  586-752-9601
By appointment only.  NO E-filing.


Roseville Senior Center
18961 Common Road
Roseville MI  48066
Phone:  586-445-5423
Website:  www.haugh.housedems.com
By appointment only.  For Roseville residents.


St. Clair Shores Senior Center
20000 Stephens
St. Clair Shores MI  
Phone:  486-498-2339
By appointment only.  Does have e-file. 


St. Rene Church
35955 Ryan Road  (between 15 & 16 Mile Road)
Sterling Heights MI  48310
Phone:  586-939-7500
No appointment needed.  NO E-filing.


Trinity Lutheran Church
4516- Van Dyke NE at Hall Road
Utica  MI  48317
Phone:  586-731-4490
No appointment needed.  E-file available. 


Christ Lutheran Church
32300 Schoenherr between Masonic and & 14 Mile
Warren MI 48093
Phone:  586-293-0700
No appointment needed. NO E-filing.


Accounting Aid Society / Samaritan House Senior Center        See under Wayne County also! 
62324 Van Dyke Ave.
Washington MI  48094
Phone:  586-336-9956
Appointment needed and does have e-file. 


Washington Senior Center
57880 Van Dyke Ave.
Washington MI  48094
Phone:  586-786-0131
By appointment only.  NO E-filing.


HOPE Center
33222 Groesbeck Hwy.  (North of 14 Mile Rd. on the East side of Groesbeck)
Fraser MI  48026
Phone: 586-294-4673
Website:  www.hopecentermacomb.org/vita
We are pleased to offer volunteer income tax preparation through the VITA program once again
 in 2014.
You are eligible for VITA if your annual household income is:
Less than $25,000 a year for an individual
Less than $50,000 a year for a family (2 or more people)
Our trained and certified volunteers are available to prepare returns by appointment only. 
We CANNOT process corporate returns or foreign income.
Appointments can be scheduled during the following times:
Tuesday & Wednesday from 6PM-8PM
Saturday from 9AM-4PM



MONROE COUNTY

Monroe Community Opportunity Program / M.C.O.P.
1140 S. Telegraph
Monroe MI  48161
Phone:  734-241-2775
Website: www.monroecountyop.org



OAKLAND COUNTY

Oakland Livingston Human Service Agency           
Central Office:
196 Cesar E. Chavez Avenue
PO Box 430598
Pontiac MI  48342
Email:  info@olhsa.org
Website:  www.olhsa.org
AND
South Office:
345 E. Nine Mile Road
Ferndale MI  48220
Phone: 248-542-5860
Email:  info@olhsa.org
Website:  www.olhsa.org
Assistance from the Accounting Aid Society.  Call for current times. 


Oakland Neighborhood Tax Center                    
1956 Hilton   North of 9 Mile, east of Woodward
Ferndale  MI  48220.  
Phone:  1-866-673-0873
Offering free tax preparation--call for current times. 


Lighthouse of Oakland County                           
46156 Woodward Ave. 
Pontiac MI 48342
Phone: 248-920-6100  (new phone number)
Website:  www.lighthouseoakland.org 
Provides resources to move individuals from crisis to self-sufficiency. Tax prep assistance.


Pontiac Consumers Energy                                 
1030 Featherstone @ Opdyke
Pontiac  MI  48342.  
Offering free tax preparation on Saturdays


The Older Person’s Commission  (OPC)           
650 Letica Drive
Rochester  MI
Phone:  248-656-1403
Offering free tax preparation and you do not have to be a senior to take advantage of this offer.  


City of Oak Park Senior Center
Phone:  248-691-2350


Ferndale Senior Citizens
Phone:  248-546-2313


Troy Community Center             
3179 Livernois
Troy MI 
Phone:  248-526-2608    Friends of Troy Seniors
AARP Tax-Aide volunteers, trained in cooperation with the IRS, will help low to moderate income 
seniors prepare tax forms at the Community Center from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fridays through April 13th 
except April 6th.  Appointments must be made with the Friends of Troy Seniors from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday by calling the number above! 



WASHTENAW COUNTY

Tax Assistance for Washtenaw County
Phone: 734-712-3625
Home visits are available if necessary.


CSS Tax Assistance Program
Phone:  734-712-3625


Housing Bureau for Seniors
Phone: 734-998-9339


St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church
Phone:  734-769-2550


Women's Center of Southeastern Michigan
510 S. Maple
Ann Arbor MI  48103
Phone: 734-973-6779
Email:  info@womenscentersemi.org
Website:  www.womenscentersemi.org


















IRS forms and publications can be found at http://www.irs.gov/formspubs/index.html
Michigan's are at http://www.michigan.gov/iit

For info about the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) go to http://www.michiganeic.org

HOMEBOUND PROGRAM for seniors and those physically unable to visit a tax site is available 
via mail by contacting the Accounting Aid Society at 313-647-9620 and asking for a Homebound Packet.


Internal Revenue Service    
500 Woodward Ave.
Detroit  MI  
Phone:  313-628-3722
FREE Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) and Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA).   
Home-bound taxpayers can ask for a volunteer home visit.
ALSO
If you are experiencing financial hardship related to a tax issue, you might qualify for free, confidential help from the Taxpayer Advocate Service.  The independent organization works within the I.R.S. to help taxpayers navigate the tax system and settle issues.  Request help by dialing 877-777-4778 OR by going to www.irs.gov/advocate and select "Contact Your Advocate." 


And:  AARP will do FREE tax preparation for basic returns.   Contact the AARP at 888-227-7669 to 
find a site in Michigan. OR see the website at www.aarp.org /findtaxheindtaxhelpindtaxhelpindtaxhelplpindtaxhelp  and click on "AARP In Your State".  If you've made lots of stock trades the AARP won't do free returns.  It only handles simple tax returns for low and middle income taxpayers with special attention to those age 60 and older


ALSO:  The State of Michigan also has a list of FREE tax preparation throughout the state at this website:  http://www.michiganeic.org/freetaxprep



ACTIVE-DUTY MILITARY:  You can file for free online at MilitaryOneSource and have access to Turbo 
Tax Basic and 1040 EZ for Federal and State returns.  Go to www.militaryonesource.com OR call 1-800-730-3802.

Members of the military can also tap into the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program at military sites. Also, see IRS Publication 3, Armed Forces' Tax Guide.  It's available at www.irs.gov.  Or order forms and publications by calling 1-800-829-3676.


HOME

Adoption 
Resources

Adult Dental
Resources

Adult
Medical 
Resources

Adult FREE
Medical Tests,
Services
& Treatments

Adult & Children's
"Special Wish"
Programs

AIDS & HIV
Resources

Caregiver 
Support

Children &
Adolescent
Dental Resources
(Including
Orthodontics)

Children &
Adolescent
Medical &
Wellness 
Resources

Child Support
 Resources

Chore Services
(OR Other In-Home
Help Services)

Clothing
Distribution

Credit Counseling

Crime Victim 
& Notification
Resources

Crisis Pregnancy
& Pregnancy
(Help For Keeping
& Raising Your
Baby)

Disability 
Resources

Domestic Abuse

Sexual Violence 

Educational
& Employment
Training 
Programs

Emergency
Housing
Agencies

Emergency
Travel 
Resources

Financial
Assistance

Food Programs/
Distribution
(3 PAGES)

Food Programs/
"Soup Kitchens"

Food Programs/
"Meals On 
 Wheels"

Foster Youth

Grandparents
As Caregivers
Resources

Grief Support

Help With Rent
& Mortgage
Issues

Holiday 
Assistance

Home 
Furnishing
Resources

Hospice 
Resources

Housing 
Resources
(non-emergency)

Immigration
Resources

Immunization
Resources

Legal Resources

Learning
Disability
Resources

Literacy 
Programs

Low-Cost Car
& Car Repair
Resources

Low-Income 
Home Mortgage
Assistance

Mental Health

Substance Abuse 

Mentor Programs
(for Youth) Resources

Organ Donation
Resources

Parenting
Resources

Prescription
Resources

Prisoner & Parolee
Resources

Runaway Help

Senior Citizen
Resources

Services  For
Active-Duty
Military
Personnel And
Their Families

Transportation
Resources

Utility Programs

Veterans
(And Their 
Families)
Resources

Vision & Hearing 
Resources

Weatherization
Resources

Youth Programs
(Including FREE
& Low-Cost
Summer Camps)

This page was last updated: July 17, 2014