Prepare + Prosper
2610 University Ave W, Ste 450, St. Paul, MN, 55114
Tax assistance for eligible individuals
Tax preparation help can include tax assistance, filling out forms, completing paperwork or filing taxes electronically
Free tax preparation and financial advice for low to moderate-income clients year round
- Assistance with community resources
- Free / no cost to eligible clients
- People with low income
* Individuals making $35,000 or less per year
* Families making $55,000 or less per year
* Some self-employed people with no employees earning $55,000 or less per year
* They can help self-employed people with no employees under limited circumstances, please call to learn more.
They can't help you if you have income from driving a cab, rental income, or filed bankruptcy in the tax year you wish to file. There are also other, less common situations that may apply.
Appointment is required.
To make an appointment online visit the agency website or call (651) 287-0187.
Even with an appointment, please allow 2-3 hours or more for tax preparation.
10:00am - 5:00pm, Monday - Thursday
Clinics are located primarily in the Twin Cities Metro area
See website or call for a list of locations and a schedule during tax season
Greater Minnesota: Call for a list of locations and a schedule during tax season
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
Other Services or resources
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DT-8800Tax Preparation Assistance Definition
Programs that help eligible individuals (including older adults, people with disabilities and people with low incomes) prepare their tax returns or complete paperwork to apply for tax relief in the form of tax credit, rebate, exemption or postponement programs. Included are programs staffed by volunteers or others who provide this service without charge and professional tax preparation services. Most tax preparation assistance sites allow the people they assist to file their tax return information electronically.
YL-3300.4500Low Income Definition
Individuals or families whose annual income is between 150 and 200% of poverty level for their family size.
YL-3500.0400-820Self Employed Individuals Definition
Individuals who carry on a trade or a business as sole proprietors; are members of a partnership or limited liability company; or function as independent contractors, consultants, freelance workers or have other similar working arrangements in which the person for whom the services are performed has the right to control or direct only the result of the work, and but not what will be done, how it will be done or method of accomplishing the result.