VITA Tax Season: Free Tax Prep

Jan 25 to Apr 18, 2017

WHAT IS VITA?  WHO IS IT FOR?

The VITA Program offers free tax help to low- to moderate-income (generally, $53,000 and below). Certified volunteers receive training to help prepare basic tax returns in communities across Broward County.

WHY IS THIS IMPORTANT TO YOU AND PEOPLE WE SERVE?

The VITA Program provides FREE tax service to people who earn $53,000 or less and who can benefit from someone preparing their taxes. This is a service to help people keep more of what they earned.

 WHERE?

The Urban League of Broward County serves as one of the the many locations available to receive this free service. 

Services at the Urban League of Broward County begin January 25th and are as follows:

Tuesday             3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Wednesday      10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Friday                 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Also, the second Saturday of the month (Feb 11th, March 11th and April 8th9:00 am - 12:00 pm

 

Please come prepared!  You will need the following documents before you can be seen:

  • Original Social Security Cards for you, your spouse and/or dependents or social security number verification letter issued by SSA
  • Government-issued photo identification for you and your spouse
  • Form W-2, W-2G, 1099-R from all employers
  •  Interest and dividend statements from banks (Form 1099)
  • Day care expenses with the providers’ EIN and amount paid (if applicable)
  •  Bank routing numbers and account numbers for direct deposit, blank check 
  • A copy of last year’s tax return
  •  Any other relevant information about income and expenses
  •  Health insurance documents: 1095A, 1095B or 1095C. If you qualified for an exemption through the Health Insurance Marketplace, bring the Exemption Certificate Number (ECN).

Event Information

Urban League of Broward County
560 NW 27th Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311

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Urban League of Broward County

560 NW 27th Avenue             P: (954) 584-0777
Fort Lauderdale FL. 33311