Prepare + Prosper main office

Our main office free tax prep site in St. Paul serves individuals and families as well as those who are self-employed.

Get Your Taxes Done and More, For Free.

We’ll help you with your taxes plus some. Our IRS-certified volunteers will prepared your taxes and review them for accuracy. Financial advocate volunteers can help you get a handle on your money while you’re waiting—direct deposit your refund with a prepaid card, figure out how much of your refund you can save for emergencies, check your credit report, and more.

You’ll Need an Appointment.

How to Get an Appointment.

We’re busy doing taxes year-round and appointments fill up fast. We open appointment slots 3 weeks in advance and we start scheduling on January 13. If you don’t see any openings, check back. We release new ones almost daily.

If you’re self-employed…

If you’re self-employment income was more than $6,000, you have a home office, and/or you operate a day care, you must go to our self-employment tax clinic on Mondays or Wednesdays.

Schedule an Appointment

Or call 651-287-0187 to schedule.


January 25-April 15, 2020

Mondays 9 to 11:30 a.m.
Tuesdays 9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Wednesdays 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Thursdays 9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Saturdays 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.


Prepare + Prosper
2610 University Ave. W. Ste. LL
St. Paul, MN 55114

Parking available in the “2610 Court West” parking lot. A code is needed: 4321#

Enter through the front doors and take the elevator to the lower level.

Note: Please allow for about 2-4 hours to have your taxes completed.



Make sure you bring all of the necessary documents and forms with you so that we can prepare your taxes and get you your maximum refund.


If you don’t have a Social Security number, you will need an ITIN—an Individual Tax Identification Number—to complete your tax return(s). We can help you get one for free!


Check out our Q&A for answers to common questions we get.


Tax returns are nice, but it matters what you do with it, too! Whether you’re going to use your refund to pay the bills or pay off debt, begin to save for a home or college, or invest for retirement – we have the tools to start you on the path toward financial security.