Congressman Hakeem Jeffries

Representing the 8th District of New York

Free Tax Preparation Services

Monday, March 6, 2017 - 10:00am to Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 3:00am


If your family earned less than $53,505 last year, you may even qualify for over $6,000 in credit or cash back from the IRS through Earned Income Tax Credit- or EITC.  Here are the basics:





Rep. Jeffries Announces:

Maximum EITC Credit Amounts

The maximum amount of credit for Tax Year 2016 is:

  • $6,269 with three or more qualifying children
  • $5,572 with two qualifying children
  • $3,373 with one qualifying child
  • $506 with no qualifying children



To Schedule a Free Appointment Call 718-784-0877, Press *star*




Eligibility & Documents Required



10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.


(March 7, 14, 21, 28 & April 4 & 11)



Central Brooklyn Office:

Shirley Chisholm State Office Bldg.

55 Hanson Pl, Ste. 603

Brooklyn, NY 11217


What to Bring:

  • Government –issued photo ID
  • Social Security or ITIN Cards for yourself and all individuals on your return
  • All W-2 forms, 1099-R, etc.
  • Documents of higher education expenses, including paid tuition, loans received, student loan interest payments, and student fees
  • Child care expenses, provider information, and tax ID number
  • Bank account number/routing (ABA) number for direct deposit


Who is Eligible for Free Tax Prep?

  • If your income is under $64,000




 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.


(March 6, 13, 20, 27 & April 3 & 10)



South Brooklyn Office:

445 Neptune Avenue,

Community Room 2C

Brooklyn, NY 11224

Connect with Congressman Jeffries:

Facebook: RepHakeemJeffries

Twitter: @RepJeffries