If your household brought in less than $51,000 last year and you still need to file 2012 taxes, there is some free local help.
John Kowalski with the Rappahannock United Way says they have multiple offices in Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania and Stafford and one in King George and Caroline to handle filing.
Once there, a certified tax professional can complete them or a tax coach will be provided to help with filing for free on their computers. if people want to use the service without leaving home, log onto www.myfreetaxes.com/fredericksburg. A list of participating locations and what to bring can be found on ruwfreetaxes.org.
The deadline to file federal taxes is Monday, April 15th. The Virginia state filing deadline is Wednesday, May 1st.