Tuesday, January 19, 2010

FREE Tax Assistance at the Library

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) once again will be offering FREE tax assistance to members of the community starting Saturday, January 30, 2010. This free, walk-in service is intended especially for: those with low or limited income, individuals with disabilities, non-English speaking and elderly taxpayers
If you would like to meet with a volunteer please come prepared with the following:
  • the current year's tax package and/or label
  • all forms (W-2, 1099s, etc.)
  • information for other income
  • information for all deductions/credits
  • a copy of last year's tax return
  • proof of account for direct deposit of refund (e.g. voided check)
  • Social Security cards for you, your spouse, and/or dependents
  • valid photo I.D. for yourself and/or your spouse

This free service will be offered by VITA volunteers at the Central Park Library location of the Santa Clara City Library, 2635 Homestead Road, as follows:
January 30, February 6, 13, 27; March 6, 13, 27 in the Cedar Room from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.; February 20 and March 20 in the Redwood Room, 12 noon to 5 p.m.; and April 10 in the Cedar Room from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Walk-in assistance only (no appointments)

A list of Silicon Valley VITA sites offering services in 2010 may be viewed by following this link.

posted by mb for tt