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Food Bank’s Free Tax Filing Service is Back

Free, High-Quality In-person and Online Tax Services

For over 20 years, Food Bank’s Tax Assistance Program has helped families get the refunds and credits they deserve – including the Child Tax Credit (CTC), and the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), which alone can be worth over $9,000.

Important Information For You To Know:

Food Bank’s Free tax services will remain open for 100% ONLINE TAX PREPARATION through October 15, 2023.

You are eligible for Food Bank’s free income tax service if you earned $60,000.

We can help you file your 2022, 2021, 2020 and 2019 tax returns.

Click here to download our tax latest flyer.

Start Filing Your Taxes Online Today

Check the criteria below first to ensure you’re eligible to file with Food Bank for free 100% online today.


  • Your income was $60,000 or less.
  • You have a working email and cell phone number (smart phone is preferred).
  • You must be able to participate on a short VIDEO CHAT (approx. 5 minutes) with one of our IRS-certified tax preparers for identity verification purposes. Approved video chat apps: FaceTime (iPhone). What’s App (iPhone and Android), or Microsoft Teams (iPhone and Android).


  • It’s completely FREE for eligible filers!!
  • It’s FAST!! The entire process takes around 7-10 business days – just have your tax documents ready. Find the full list of required tax documents HERE.
  • It’s SECURE!! We are sponsored and certified by the IRS.
  • It’s SAFE!! No need to leave your home or have any physical contact with our tax preparers.

Start Filing Your Taxes Online Today

If you’re eligible (see above), start the process to file your taxes and claim your refund today!

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Filing your own taxes online is easy and COMPLETELY FREE (for both Federal and State taxes)! All you need is a computer with internet access. Be sure to check your eligibility below based on your 2022 income!

If you can answer ‘yes’ to any of these questions, you qualify:

  • Is your adjusted gross income (AGI) $73,000 or less?
  • Do you qualify for the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)?
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Need assistance? Contact our Call Center at 646.981.6111, Mondays to Thursday 9am – 4:30pm , or email us at
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