Keep more of what you earn. Get your taxes done for free at CEP.
How can I file my taxes with CEP?
Do it on your own.
File your taxes online from any device using Intuit's TurboTax.
Sit with a certified tax preparer.
Visit one of our tax sites to sit with an IRS-certified tax preparer and have them maximize your refund for you.
Drop-off your paperwork.
Visit one of our tax sites with drop-off services. Just drop your tax paperwork off, and pick up the return later. Yes, it's that easy!
Who do we help?
- Families with children who are eligible for the Earned Income Tax Credit or the Child Tax Credit
- Households with incomes less than $55,000
- Individuals with incomes less than $30,000
For a list of what to bring with you and other frequently asked questions, please visit our FAQs page.
Tax sites will be open starting on Saturday, February 2, 2019. Two sites (Harold Washington College and Truman College) will open on Monday, January 28, 2019. For a full list of tax sites, refer to our 2019 Tax Site Flyer.