Income Tax Filing Deadline Extended
As of March 21, the federal filing deadline has been extended to July 15; visit here for more details from the IRS. The filing deadline for New Jersey was officially extended as of April 1, to match the federal income tax extension. Please visit the NJ Division of Taxation website for state-specific information, including a link for NJ Online Income Tax Filing. You may also visit this IRS page to see about filing your federal return online.
Free Income Tax Filing Assistance
Due to Rutgers suspending activities as of March 12, 2020, the students from Beta Alpha Psi at the Rutgers Business School were no longer available to help with income tax filing at the library as originally scheduled. This annual VITA program was scheduled to run until April 4. As of April 1, the United Way of Central Jersey is offering a New Online Platform to continue the VITA program.
United Way VITA Online Platform
United Way of Central Jersey continues its free VITA tax preparation using a New Online Platform for households & individuals with Income of $65,000 and less. This platform requires patrons to give consent, and to upload their documents to a secured portal site with United Way. Taxpayers can expect a 7-10 day turnaround. This program is FREE, and open to all regardless of county or state.
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El United Way of Central Jersey continúa su preparación gratuita de impuestos VITA utilizando una nueva plataforma en línea para hogares y personas con ingresos de $ 65,000 y menos. Esta plataforma requiere que los usuarios den su consentimiento y carguen sus documentos en un sitio de portal seguro con United Way. Los contribuyentes pueden esperar un cambio de 7a 10 dias. Este programa está abierto a todos, independientemente del condado o estado, GRATUITO.