Financial Empowerment Center

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We're still open for taxes! Take a look at our times and locations to make an appointment!

United Financial Empowerment Center
3150 Brunswick Pike, Suite 230, Lawrenceville, NJ
Thursdays from 3pm-6pm

Appointment Only
Call 2-1-1 for more information and to make an appointment

The Crisis Ministry
123 East Hanover Street, Trenton, NJ
Thursdays from 10:30am-12pm

Appointment Only
To make your appointment please call Michelle McNair at (609)396-9355 x11


The United Financial Empowerment Partnership- Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program has just completed their third tax season. The April 15 tax filing deadline has passed but United Way of Greater Mercer County can still help you with filing late, amended returns or other tax questions you may have. For more information, please call our office at 609.896.1912.

The program offers families and individuals making less than $52,000 free tax return preparation by trained and IRS certified volunteers. Learn about the Earned Tax Income Credit and see how you can claim and what you earned! By partnering with locations around the Mercer County area services are accessible and convenient. Call 609.896.1912 or email for more information.


Make less than $58,000 in 2013? Find out how you can file for free at
To help you prepare for tax season, the IRS has several resources and short and informative YouTube videos on a variety of tax topics. Click here.