JACKSON, Mississippi –Qualified Entergy Mississippi customers can get their taxes prepared for free and have the chance to win money at Entergy’s Super Tax Day events. IRS-certified volunteers from Entergy and its partners will also help determine if the taxpayers are eligible to claim federal Earned Income Tax Credits.
For qualifications and a list of what to bring, visit entergy.com/freetaxhelp (http://eitclocations.com/).
Super Tax Day events will be held at the following times and locations:
February 2: The Hill Baptist Church, 1989 Oak Tree Cove, Hernando, from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Entergy’s partner is United Way of the Mid-South.
February 9: Fondren Hall, 4330 N. State St., Jackson, from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. (Call (601) 882-0486 for an appointment.) Entergy is partnering with the Hinds County Human Resource Agency. Additional volunteers are from Jackson State University’s Accounting Society and area non-profits.
February 16: Greenville Higher Education Center, 1134 Archer Range Rd., Greenville, from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. Entergy is partnering with Southern Bancorp Community Partners.
Customers who agree to save part of their total refund at the Super Tax Day event will have an opportunity to win up to $50 in cash through a scratch-off card promotion. They can also enter other drawings, including one for a $10,000 grand prize from the national Save Your Refund program.
Can’t make any of these dates? Volunteers will also offer residents free tax prep help and determine if they are eligible to claim federal Earned Income Tax Credits at numerous local Volunteer Income Tax Assistance sites in Mississippi