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Free Income Tax Preparation and Electronic Filing - Jan. 22 - April 11

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance IRS Certified Volunteers are available to prepare income tax returns at no cost for those who do not have the money to pay a professional. To qualify for help, we recommend that the total of your income not be more than $66,000 for a family of five.

Income Tax Preparation is Limited to the Following Forms and Schedules

  • FORM 1040
  • SCHEDULE A – ITEMIZED DEDUCTIONS
  • SCHEDULE B – INTEREST
  • Schedule C – Limited with Business Expenses $25,000 or less (No losses or employees)
  • SCHEDULE D – LIMITED CAPITAL GAINS AND LOSSES
  • Schedule E - Limited
  • SCHEDULE EIC – EARNED INCOME CREDIT
  • SCHEDULE SE – SELF EMPLOYMENT TAX
  • FORM 2441 – CHILD CARE EXPENSES
  • FORM 8812 – ADDITIONAL CHILD TAX CREDIT)
  • FORM 8863 – EDUCATION CREDITS
  • FORM 8880 – CREDIT FOR QUALIFIED RETIREMENT
  • SAVINGS CONTRIBUTIONS FORM
  • FORM 8889 (HEALTH SAVINGS ACCOUNTS) LIMITED
  • FORM 8917 – TUITION & FEES DEDUCTION
  • FORM 1040-X (LIMITED) AMENDED RETURNS

The services are available Mondays and Wednesdays beginning Jan. 22 and ending Apr. 11 from 5 - 7:30 p.m. as well as Saturdays starting Jan. 27 and ending Apr. 14 from 9 - 11:30 a.m. in LCCC's CCI, room 114.

Please bring the following information:

  • IDENTIFICATION: PHOTO ID; SOCIAL SECURITY CARD OR INDIVIDUAL TAX IDENTIFICATION NUMBER CARD FOR EACH PERSON THAT WILL APPEAR ON THE TAX RETURN.
  • INCOME DOCUMENTATION: W-2, 1099, INTEREST RECEIVED, SOCIAL SECURITY AND ANY OTHER INCOME RECEIVED, FORM 1095-A, B OR C for MARKET PLACE or other HEALTH COVERAGE, ETC.
  • DEDUCTIBLE EXPENSES: MORTGAGE INTEREST PAID; RECEIPTS FOR PROPERTY TAXES, MEDICAL EXPENSES, CHARITABLE CONTRIBUTIONS, ETC.
  • PLEASE BRING YOUR 2016 TAX RETURN.

There is also a free online option to do your taxes yourself at: myfreetaxes.com.