FREE INCOME TAX PREPARATION

Who Qualifies?

In order to qualify for The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program:

Your income should be $66,000 or less, or
If you are disabled, or
You are limited English speaking taxpayers who needs assistance in preparing your tax returns.

Our IRS-certified volunteers will provide free basic income tax return preparation with electronic filing to these qualified individuals.

State Returns

The volunteers will prepare your state return, even if your return is out-of-state.You must meet the the qualification criteria previously listed. Your state return will also be electronically filed without cost.

we are good at what we do

We are here to assist

Most of our volunteers have years of experience volunteering with the IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program.  One of our site coordinators worked in the civil and in the criminal side of IRS.

Important Tax Update

VIRTUAL VITA IS BACK

Introducing changes due to:

COVID-19

UNFORTUNATELY, WE WILL BE UNABLE TO PROVIDE ONSITE PREPARATION OF INCOME TAXES. HOWEVER, WE WILL BE OFFERING VIRTUAL INCOME TAX PRERATION.

What are the steps for you:

  1. Read the “What to Upload”
  2. Then, click “Begin”
  3. Next, click on “Get Started”.
  4. Then, select “File taxes with help”.
  5. Next, click “continue”.
  6. Next, select the years you need to file and click “continue”.
  7. Next, read the questions and if they don’t apply, click “continue”.
  8. Then, on the next screen, click “continue”.
  9. Then, answer the questions and click “continue”.
  10. You will have a series of questions. You will need a valid telephone number and email address.
  11. Then, you will be sent a code, so you may upload your documents.
  12. You will be contacted by one of our volunteers for additional questions.
  13. Your return will then be assigned for preparation.

What to upload

  • Photos of a current identification;
  • For Married Filing Joint, both spouses must have photo IDs;
  • Selfie of you and your spouse holding your photo IDs;
  • Social Security cards or Individual Taxpayer Identification Number documents for you, your spouse, and dependents;
  • Proof of foreign status, if applying for an ITIN;
  • A copy of last year’s tax return;
  • All Forms W-2, 1098, and 1099;
  • Form 1095-A (Marketplace Health Insurance);
  • Information for other income;
  • Information for all deductions/credits;
  • Total paid to daycare provider and their tax ID number;
  • For direct deposit of refund, proof of account number & routing number;
  • If Forms W-2 for prior year returns are unavailable, then copies of income transcripts from IRS.

(NOTE: NOT EVERYONE WILL HAVE ALL OF THE ABOVE DOCUMENTS. ONLY BRING THOSE THAT APPLY TO YOU.)

Click the button to proceed to the next step.

Why Choose Us

Choose us to prepare your returns because we care. We take the time to do them right! Each year we prepare and
file almost 400 Federal and 400 State Returns, all at no cost.

01

we're there for you

Even after we stop preparing returns at the center, we’re still there for you. Call or email us and we’ll help you out.

02

prior year returns

If for some reason you haven’t done your taxes for past years, we will prepare them for you. Returns prior to 2016, will have to be done manually and mailed in.

03

amended returns

If for some reason your prior years return need to be amended, we will prepare the amended return. These returns all have to be mailed in.

We Will Help You Every Step Of The Way

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