Work with low-income families to make tax time an opportunity to get ahead. Learn more. Register now.
Our IRS-certified volunteers will be offering free tax help in 15 Illinois communities, starting January 21 thru April 18, 2017. Learn more.
It's time to expand the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) for workers without qualifying children. Read our position paper.

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Our daily to-do’s are driven by our desire to help families who feel overwhelmed as April tax deadline looms — and beyond.   Read More


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CEP knows having a tax problem can be expensive and confusing. Our year-round tax clinic can help.  Read More


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