Benefits and Assistance

www.211summit.org  The website of the Infoline Community Resource Directory.  Find contact and other information on local services like housing and food pantries.  

Ohio Benefit Bank  From the comfort of your home or from any computer with Internet access, you can use The Ohio Benefit Bank (OBB™) to complete applications for programs like food assistance, child care assistance, health coverage, and much more.

Tax Assistance:  Preparing taxes can be stressful.  ABLE (Ohio Benefit Bank) will be at the Barberton Library for 3 Fridays in 2016- February 19th, March 4th and March 18th from
11 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Call 330-454-4650 for an appointment.  

IRS

State of Ohio

City of Barberton (CCA Tax)

Tax Assistance Summit County  This site has links to tax assistance site throughout Summit County

AARP Tax Help  This site has links for the sites in which the AARP volunteers are preparing tax returns.

EITC Program (Akron Summit County Action)  The EITC Program provides free tax preparation to working low-income individuals and families by trained and certified volunteers through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program. The Akron Summit Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Program is administered by Akron Summit Community Action, Inc.

For additional sites contact:

Barberton NDS at 330-297-6400 ext. 245 to set up an appointment.

 Akron Vita Tax Preparation offers 
help at the University of Akron College of Business Administration on Saturdays starting January 30th and running through April 9th. (No appointments on Saturday, March 26th). These sessions are on a first-come-first served basis.  For more information call 330-972-7586.

Super Saturday - Free Tax Service
Kave Coffee Bar : 584 W. Tuscarawas Ave. Barberton.
BY APPOINTMENT ONLY:  330-297-6400  ext. 245