MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. - Mount Vernon is encouraging residents to file their tax returns to get the maximum refunds.
Those who worked in 2012 who earned less than $47,000 and had children living with them may be eligible for a child tax credit. Those who earned less than $14,000 and didn't have children living with them may be eligible for the earned income tax credit.
The city is asking residents in these situations to call 1-800-829-1040 for more information and potential free tax help.
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