Free Income Tax Preparation


Theo tin Fairfax county in Virginia

Families throughout Northern Virginia received over $9.5 million in federal refunds last tax season through this free service.

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free tax preparation assistance to individuals and families who earned $54,000 or less is 2016. IRS trained and certified volunteers are available at 15 sites throughout Northern Virginia and will ensure you receive the maximum tax refund and help determine if you are eligible for the earned income tax credit.

Sites open starting mid-January through April. See the list of sites and hours.

Please bring the following items:

Photo ID for you and your spouse if filing jointly.
ALL CLIENTS (INCLUDING RETURNING) MUST HAVE: Social Security cards or Tax Payer Identification Number (ITIN) for everyone in the family. All income statements: W-2, W-P, W-2G & 1099, etc.
All income statements for each working dependent: W-2, etc.
Voided check for direct deposit.
Expense documents: dependent care, education-related expenses, home mortgage interest payments.
Proof of health insurance coverage, i.e. form 1095A, insurance card, Medicare or Medicaid card.

Prefer to file your own taxes?

Seven VITA sites also include a Facilitated Self Assistance (FSA) option. Trained and certified volunteers will be on-site to answer questions or assist as needed.




Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program provides free tax preparation assistance to individuals and families with low income. Volunteer Mohammad Sefat provides provides an inside look at the program.

Posted by Fairfax County Government on Tuesday, 7 March 2017




TAX SITES OPEN FROM LATE JANUARY TO APRIL 15, 2017

WEATHER UPDATE: ALL VITA AND FSA SITES WILL BE CLOSED ON TUESDAY, MARCH 14.

All VITA sites are listed below. Those that also serve as a Facilitated Self Assistance (FSA) site are noted in red. Closing hours may vary occasionally due to weather and volunteer availability. Be sure the check the website for the most up to date VITA site information.

ALEXANDRIA

Kingstowne Library
6500 Landsdowne Center, 22315
Sat 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Jan 28 – April 15

South County Center
8350 Richmond Highway, 22309
Tue & Wed 6-8 p.m.; Sat 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Jan 21 – April 15
VITA and Facilitated Self Assistance (FSA) site.

ANNANDALE

FFX SkillSource Center – Annandale
7611 Little River Turnpike, 22003
Tue & Thu 4-7 p.m.; Sat 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Jan 28 – April 15
VITA and Facilitated Self Assistance (FSA) site.

ARLINGTON

Enterprise Development Group
901 S. Highland St., 22204
Tue & Fri 6-9 p.m.; Sat. 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Feb 3 – April 15
VITA and Facilitated Self Assistance (FSA) site.

CHANTILLY

Chantilly Library
4000 Stringfellow Rd., 20151
Thu 6-8 p.m.; Sat 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Jan 28 – April 15

FALLS CHURCH

Bailey’s Community Center
5920 Summers Lane, 22041
Wed 6-9 p.m.; Fri 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Feb 1 – April 12
VITA and Facilitated Self Assistance (FSA) site.

Homestretch
303 S. Maple Ave., 22046
Sat 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Jan 28 – April 15

Thomas Jefferson Library
7415 Arlington Blvd., 22042
Sat 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Jan 28 – April 15

Tysons-Pimmit Library
Library closed in 2016-17 for renovations.

HERNDON

Neighborhood Resource Center
1086 Elden St., 20170
Tue 6-8 p.m.; Sat 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Feb 1 – April 15

RESTON

FFX SkillSource Center-Reston
11484 Washington Plaza W., 20190
Tue 3:30-8 p.m.; Sat 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Jan 28 – April 15

SPRINGFIELD

Richard Byrd Library
7250 Commerce St., 22150
Sat 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Jan 28 – April 15
VITA and Facilitated Self Assistance (FSA) site.

WARRENTON

St. James’ Episcopal Church
73 Culpeper St., 20186
Sat 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Jan 28 – April 15. Appointment required, 571-445-3020.

WOODBRIDGE

Ferlazzo Office
15941 Donald Curtis Dr., Suite 180
(Social Services Office), 22191
Sat 10 a.m.– 1 p.m.
Jan 28 – April 15

Prince William SkillSource Center
13370 Minnieville Rd., Woodbridge, VA 22192
Mon noon – 4 p.m.
Jan 30 – April 17

LORTON

Lorton Community Action Center
Education Center, 9504 Richmond Highway in the Williamsburg Square Shopping Center, 22079
Mon & Wed 6-8 p.m.
Feb 6 – April 12. Closed Monday, February 20.
VITA and Facilitated Self Assistance (FSA) site.




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