CASH for Cayuga County

thru: United Way of Cayuga County

 Provides free tax preparation assistance for low income families.
  • Taxes prepared at Cayuga Community College 197 Franklin Street, in Auburn, NY.

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Eligibility: Free income tax assistance is available for low-to-moderate-income individuals, individuals with disabilities, non-English speaking tax payers, and the elderly (generally, household income $66,000 or less).
In addition, the program assists individuals who qualify for the earned income credit. The CASH program is aimed at those for whom paid assistance may be out of reach.

Application Process: By appointment only.

Required Documentation: Picture IDs for you and your spouse. Social Security card and an accurate birth date for each family member. W-2 forms for all jobs worked in the previous tax year. All 1099 forms that you received. Be prepared to discuss your Health Insurance Coverage for previous year. Copy of last year’s tax return, if available. Childcare provider’s name, address and tax ID number, if applicable. For direct deposit, bring account and routing number information for checking, savings and prepaid card accounts. If you are self-employed, bring records for income and expenses related to your business.

Fees: No fee for service.

Coverage Note: Cayuga County.

Cultural Competency: Signage and advertising for diverse populations

Languages: - Materials/literature in language indicated, Website can be translated


This program is offered at multiple sites:

Cayuga Community College

Map Marker 1
197 Franklin Street
Auburn Campus
Auburn NY 13021
Toll Free:
Office: M-F 8:30AM-5:00PM.


United Way of Cayuga County

Map Marker 2
2 State Street
Suite 2
Auburn NY 13021
M-F 9:00AM-4:30PM.
Bus Service:
Public transportation available.
Disabilities Access:



Kathryn Dennis

Kathryn Dennis
Executive Director

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Tax Preparation Assistance