Financial Wellbeing and Tax HelpIsabela2023-01-31T15:25:21-08:00
The new Working Families Tax Credit (WFTC) will provide $1,200 cash back into the pockets of Washington workers trying to make ends meet. Beginning in February 2023 individuals with and without children and people that file their taxes with a Social Security Number (SSN) or an Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) will be able to claim this money.
Who is Eligible?
Applications open February 1, 2023 for the 2022 tax year and are accepted through December 31, 2023. Individuals and families are eligible for the WFTC if they meet all of the following requirements:
Have a valid Social Security Number (SSN) or Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN).
Lived in Washington a minimum of 183 days in 2022 (over half the year). See the Department of Revenue’s (DOR) Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about residency to learn more.
Free tax filing assistance will be available at locations around Skagit County. Volunteers may not be able to help immediately with WFTC application, but will be able to provide information. See AARP Tax Sites below: