Tax Help

The CASH Coalition helps people prepare their income taxes.  According to a letter they have sent, their opening day to help people prepare their taxes will be Monday, January 21, 2013.

The CASH Coalition is part of the Empire Justice Center.

  • Free Income Tax Return Preparation (VITA – Volunteer Income Tax Assistance)

C.A.S.H. operates free, high quality tax preparation sites throughout Monroe County.  IRS Certified Volunteers prepare and electronically file federal and NYS tax returns for free for income eligible persons.  We also provide our clients with great information about home buying programs, debt management, credit reports, savings programs, affordable health care and health insurance, money management, job training, and more!   Click here to learn more about our Free Tax Preparation Program.


For people who would like to prepare their own return, but want some help with tax questions, we offer FAST @ C.A.S.H.  Clients who have a personal e-mail address, and good computer skills, can prepare their own tax return with help from a C.A.S.H. volunteer.  Find out more by here