United Way VITA program brings $4,689,000 in refunds

The United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades, and Okeechobee provided free tax preparation services to 3,450 individuals and families in Lee, Hendry, and Glades Counties for the 2015 tax year. Refunds to those using the free service totaled over $4,689,000. United Way Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) is a free tax filing service available to.