Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA) provides free income tax preparation assistance for low to moderate income tax payers. Internal Revenue Service tax law certified volunteers provide this free service.

Requirements for Eligibility

The following list is comprised of the rules for receiving assistance:
  • Must work and have earned income
  • Must have valid Social Security Number
  • Must be a US citizen or resident alien all year
  • Cannot use “married filing separately” filing status
  • Cannot be a qualifying child of another person
  • Cannot File form 2555 or 2555EZ