The United Way is offering free tax preparation services for people living in our area.

The United Way has partnered with 211, the Family Enrichment Network and the Broome County Department of Social Services to provide free tax prep services for qualified residents.

Those eligible for the free service must live in New York State and make a household income of less than $66,000.

Appointments are being scheduled for February 4th through April 10th and the service will be provided at Workforce New York and the United Way of Broome County.

To make an appointment, call 2-1-1 or 1-800-901-2180.