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Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free tax help to people who make $54,000 or less. Our members are IRS-certified to provide free basic income tax return preparation (federal and state) with electronic filing. For more information about VITA, visit irs.gov

Hours of Operation

From: February 5, 2016 - April 9, 2016
Fridays: 10:00am - 1:15pm
Saturdays: 10:00am-4:15pm
*** Closed during spring break (March 11 - March 20) ***

Location: New Brunswick Public Library - 60 Livingston Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Taxpayers

Taxpayers: You must make an appointment prior to coming to a session. Please contact New Brunswick Public Library to make an appointment - contact them at: (732) 745-5108

Please bring the following items:

* Proof of identification (photo ID)

* Social Security cards for you, your spouse and dependents

* An Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) assignment letter may be substituted for you, your spouse and your dependents if you do not have a Social Security number

* Proof of foreign status, if applying for an ITIN

* Birth dates for you, your spouse and dependents on the tax return

* Wage and earning statements (Form W-2, W-2G, 1099-R,1099-Misc) from all employers

* Interest and dividend statements from banks (Forms 1099)

* All Forms 1095, Health Insurance Statements

* Health Insurance Exemption Certificate, if received

* A copy of last year’s federal and state returns, if available

* Proof of bank account routing and account numbers for direct deposit such as a blank check

* To file taxes electronically on a married-filing-joint tax return, both spouses must be present to sign the required forms

* Total paid for daycare provider and the daycare provider's tax identifying number such as their Social Security number or business Employer Identification Number

* Forms 1095-A, B or C, Affordable Health Care Statements

* Copies of income transcripts from IRS and state, if applicable

Students

You are required to participate in three (3) VITA sessions in the Spring semester. If you are applying in the Spring semester or if you have exempt meetings, you must participate in a total of five (5) VITA sessions.