Tax Return Assistance
Do you need assistance with filing your income tax return? There are programs in Marathon County that provide free income tax preparation assistance for taxpayers filing simple returns with no business ownership, rental property or capital gains.
Check out our Tax Preparation Assistance Quick Reference Guide.
United Way partners with H&R Block to provide free online tax preparation software to every household with a simple return. To file your taxes for free visit www.myfreetaxes.com. This easy-to-use website utilizes the same tax-filing software as H&R Block and can be completed from both computer and smartphones.
For information on Earned Income Tax Credit visit the IRS website.
FamilyWize Prescription Drug Card
United Way and FamilyWize Community Service Partnership collaborate to bring greater stability to communities nationwide. We know from experience that families living on the edge never struggle with just one issue; it’s the combination of several problems piling up that prevents families from finding stability and truly thriving. At United Way of Marathon County, we partner with FamilyWize to increase the Health and Financial Stability of families in our communities. Through their prescription savings card, FamilyWize works to make prescription medications more affordable for all families, so that no one ever has to make the hard choice between buying the medication they need and paying for other things their family needs.
The FamilyWize Prescription Savings Card:
- Is free for everyone – both insured and uninsured
- Covers all FDA approved prescription medications
- Is easy to use with no registration, activation or restrictions due to preexisting conditions
- Has unlimited use – show it every time you fill a prescription
Click on “Get the Card” in the blue circle below to get started.