Super Saturday Tax Event

Super Saturday is back at selected SeaComm locations. These free tax prep events provide the opportunity for low and moderate-income working individuals and families to have their income tax return prepared free of charge. Eligibility is generally limited to taxpayers with an income under $60,000. SeaComm, in partnership the Akwesasne and Potsdam VITA sites along with the IRS will host Super Saturday as follows:

Super Saturday

Event dates and locations:

  • February 11, 2023 at SeaComm’s Main Office in Massena from 8:00am – 11:30am

    - MASSENA APPOINTMENTS FULL -

  • February 11, 2023 at SeaComm’s Malone Branch from 1:00pm – 5:00pm

    - MALONE APPOINTMENTS FULL -

  • February 11, 2023 at SeaComm’s Potsdam Branch from 12:30pm - 5:00pm

    - POTSDAM APPOINTMENTS FULL -

  • February 25, 2023 at SeaComm’s Plattsburgh Branch from 12:30pm – 5:00pm
  • March 4, 2023 at SeaComm’s Ogdensburg Branch from 8:00am – 12:00pm

    - OGDENSBURG APPOINTMENTS FULL -

Call for an appointment!

IRS trained volunteers will be on hand to prepare returns for eligible workers. Financial Service Representatives from the credit union will be available to open accounts for eligible individuals without an account and possibly provide loans for those who need their refund in a hurry. Appointments for Super Saturday are required, as walk-ins will not be allowed. To make an appointment or for more information, call toll free 1-800-764-0566.

THE DETAILS:

  • If you worked during 2022 and your family income was less than $60,000 you may be eligible for free tax preparation
  • Appointments are required – call (315) 764-0566 or (800) 764-0566
  • Returns will be e-filed
  • SeaComm Financial Service Representatives will be available to open accounts for direct deposit
  • Loans will be available to members who qualify for a refund

WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING:

  • Proof of identification (photo ID)
  • Social Security cards for you, your spouse and dependents
  • An Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) assignment letter may be substituted for you, your spouse and your dependents if you do not have a Social Security number
  • Proof of foreign status, if applying for an ITIN
  • Birth dates for you, your spouse and dependents on the tax return
  • Wage and earning statements (Form W-2, W-2G, 1099-R,1099-Misc) from all employers
  • Interest and dividend statements from banks (Forms 1099)
  • Health Insurance Exemption Certificate, if received
  • A copy of last year’s federal and state returns, if available
  • Proof of bank account routing and account numbers for direct deposit such as a blank check
  • To file taxes electronically on a married-filing-joint tax return, both spouses must be present to sign the required forms
  • Total paid for daycare provider and the daycare provider's tax identifying number such as their Social Security number or business Employer Identification Number
  • Forms 1095-A, B and C, Health Coverage Statements
  • Copies of income transcripts from IRS and state, if applicable

EITC (Earned Income Tax Credit) INFORMATION:

The Earned Income Tax Credit is the federal government’s largest program benefiting working families.

The maximum amount of the credit for tax year 2022:

  • $6,935 with three or more qualifying children
  • $6,164 with two qualifying children
  • $3,733 with one qualifying child
  • $560 with no qualifying children

You may be able to take the credit if your adjusted gross income is less than:

  • $53,057 ($59,187 married filing jointly) with three or more qualifying children
  • $49,399 ($55,529 married filing jointly) with two qualifying children
  • $43,492 ($49,622 married filing jointly) with one qualifying child
  • $16,480 ($22,610 married filing jointly) with no qualifying children

*Investment income must be $10,300 or less for the year.

WHAT IS EARNED INCOME?

Earned income includes all the taxable income and wages you get from working. There are two ways to get earned income:

  • You work for someone who pays you

- OR -

  • You work in a business you own.

TAXABLE EARNED INCOME INCLUDES:

  • Wages, salaries, and tips;
  • Union strike benefits;
  • Long-term disability benefits received prior to minimum retirement age;
  • Net earnings from self-employment
More information on the Earned Income Tax Credit