Resources: Free Tax Assistance or Free Tax Filing

Free Tax Assistance or Free Tax Filing

Community Action Agency of Delaware County

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, all services will be ONLY Virtual/Drop-Off filing method.  There is no in-office tax preparation this year.  All services will be done by IRS trained and certified community volunteers and will aim to serve families who qualify for the Earned Income Tax Credit and the Child Tax Credit.

To schedule services please first call (610) 833-4455 (ext. 1212) or by e-mail at or  Please do so first before dropping off any information.

Drop-off sites include:

  • CAADC Boothwyn Office – 1414 Meetinghouse Road, Boothwyn, PA 19061
  • Wesley House – 701 Madison Street, Chester, PA 19013
  • Sharon Hill Commons – 401 Sharon Ave., Sharon Hill, PA 19079
  • Upper Darby Municipal Building – 100 Garrett Road, Upper Darby, PA 19082 

Campaign For Working Families

Has in-person drop off appts, virtual tax prep help and link for e-filing.

*note this is a Philadelphia based organization and most in person drop off locations are within city limits. 215-454.6483

Campaign for Working Families Inc. – Free Tax Prep & Resource Building (

PA Dept of Revenue

There are 3 different pathways residents can select for their filing needs.

MyPath- state taxes only, free for most individuals.

E-file for Free- State and Federal taxes using creditkarma as their vendor. Free to qualifying individuals.

E-file for a Fee- Using commercial tax prep software from reputable vendors.

IRS website

Has information & forms for people who need assistance to file taxes (without a fee). There is a VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) locator which currently does not list any services in the DelCo area.

Free Tax Return Preparation for Qualifying Taxpayers | Internal Revenue Service (

Also on IRS website is a link to do a free e-file of their federal taxes.

Free File: Do your Federal Taxes for Free | Internal Revenue Service (


Has the TurboTaxFree Edition for people to use through their website.

Tax Filing Options | H&R Block®