NYFA: New York Foundation for the Arts
Address 567 W. Lake St., Suite 1150
Chicago,IL 60661
Phone Number (312) 252-0280
Fax Number (312) 252-0285
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Email [email protected]
Website http://www.economicprogress.org/
Executive Director David Marzahl
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Mission Statement The Center for Economic Progress (CEP) helps low-income, working families by providing tax and financial services, such as tax prep assistance, a tax clinic, financial education and coaching.
Program Name Financial Services & Tax Help
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Description of Service CEP provides workshops and one-on-one financial coaching to help clients set financial goals; create a spending plan; access safe and affordable bank products like bank accounts and small dollar loans; and review and correct credit reports and improve credit scores. CEP provides low-wage workers with free, high quality tax preparation and an alternative to paid tax preparers. Through their tax clinic, they provide free, professional representation to low-wage taxpayers facing an IRS controversy. They also offer tax training for small businesses to establish sound business practices, build their knowledge of record keeping and self-employment tax laws.
Conditions/Public Service Requirements CEP serves low-income Illinois families and individuals.
Award Website http://www.economicprogress.org/about
Related Arts
Media ArtsMedia Arts, All
Folk/Traditional ArtsFolk/Traditional Arts, All
Design ArtsDesign Arts, All
LiteratureLiterature, All
MusicMusic, All
Performance Art/Interdisciplinary
Arts-Related Professions
TheaterTheater, All
Visual ArtsVisual Arts, All
Gender No Requirement
Can Previous Awardees Re-apply?
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