Super Saturday Tax Event

SeaComm Federal Credit Union will again host the “Super Saturday” tax event. Each year, IRS joins partners nationwide to launch the Super Saturday outreach campaign to ensure that millions of low-and moderate-income workers get the credit they deserve. IRS trained volunteers will be on hand to prepare and file returns free of charge.

Super Saturday

Event dates and locations:

  • February 1, 2020 at SeaComm’s Canton Branch from 12:30pm – 4:00pm

    - CANTON APPOINTMENTS FULL -

  • February 8, 2020 at SeaComm’s Main Office from 8am – 11:30am

    - MAIN OFFICE APPOINTMENTS FULL -

  • February 8, 2020 at SeaComm’s Malone Branch from 1pm - 5pm

    - MALONE APPOINTMENTS FULL -

  • February 22, 2020 at SeaComm’s Ogdensburg Branch from 8am – Noon

    - OGDENSBURG APPOINTMENTS FULL -

  • February 22, 2020 at SeaComm’s Potsdam Branch from 1pm – 5pm

    - POTSDAM APPOINTMENTS FULL -

  • February 29, 2020 at SeaComm’s Plattsburgh Branch from 1pm – 4pm

    - PLATTSBURGH APPOINTMENTS FULL -

Call for an appointment!

THE DETAILS:

  • If you worked during 2019 and your family income was less than $56,000 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 2019:

  • $6,557 with three or more qualifying children
  • $5,828 with two qualifying children
  • $3,526 with one qualifying child
  • $529 with no qualifying children

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

  • $50,162 ($55,952 married filing jointly) with three or more qualifying children
  • $46,703 ($52,493 married filing jointly) with two qualifying children
  • $41,094 ($46,884 married filing jointly) with one qualifying child
  • $15,570 ($21,370 married filing jointly) with no qualifying children

*Investment income must be $3,600 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

***According to a new tax law change, the IRS cannot issue refunds before Mid-February for tax returns that claim the Earned Income Tax Credit or the Additional Child Tax Credit***

More information on the Earned Income Tax Credit