West Valley Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program



What is the VITA Program?


A New Leaf’s VITA Program is a powerful anti-poverty tool, providing free tax preparation services ensuring that hard-working individuals receive the maximum benefits available without losing hundreds of dollars in paid-preparer fees. IRS-certified volunteers provide free basic income tax return preparation with electronic filing to qualified individuals.


Where can I find VITA Services?


West Valley Location Sites will be posted here later in 2019

A New Leaf’s VITA Program hosts tax assistance locations at community and neighborhood centers, churches, schools, community colleges, and other convenient locations across the west valley, generously donated by local businesses and community partners.

 


What services does VITA offer?


A New Leaf’s VITA Program is a powerful anti-poverty tool, providing free tax preparation services ensuring that hard-working individuals receive the maximum benefits available without losing hundreds of dollars in paid-preparer fees.

During the 2018-19 tax season, 4,146 households and individuals who had their taxes prepared at VITA
sites located throughout the West Valley received an estimated 6.1 million dollars in tax refunds, and saved
over an estimated 1 Million dollars in Tax preparation fee.

List of offered VITA services - will be posted later in 2019


What do I need to do to use the VITA Program?


A New Leaf’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program offers free tax assistance to households who make $55,000 or less for the taxes to be prepared at the sites and is $66000 for My Free Taxes. Focusing on persons with disabilities, the elderly, and limited English speaking taxpayers who need assistance in preparing their own tax returns. Just make sure to bring all your documents.

List of what to bring when you visit a VITA Program - will be posted later in 2019.


Register as a VITA Volunteer in 2020


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Contact Information


For more information, please contact Puja Sachan at 623-847-4188, x4516 or email PSachan@turnanewleaf.org. Thank you!