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Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) offers IRS-trained volunteers to prepare taxes for people with a household income of $57,000 or less. By helping families save money with free tax preparation, United Way of Alamance County is offering solutions that move people towards financial independence and a better quality of life. Saving $200 or more can make a big difference in preventing a financial crisis. 



Do you need your taxes prepared for 2020?

We will have limited drop off appointments this summer, June-September.

If you are interested in having your taxes prepared for free, please give us a call

@ 336-438-2000 extension 804. You MUST have an appointment!

To save time at drop off, you may print and complete the following forms and bring with you to your scheduled appointment: Intake Forms/MUST complete one for each year that you are filing 



You MUST have all of the information at your scheduled drop off appointment:

•Proof of identification (photo ID) / Driver's License
•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)
•Health Insurance Exemption Certificate, if received
•A copy of last year’s federal and state returns, if available
•For Direct Deposit, we MUST have a VOIDED CHECK or a letter from your bank with account number and routing number. 


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United Way has partnered with H&R Block to offer their premium online tax prep service, for free, to households of any income level who are filing simple returns (no schedule C, D, or E). Click here to get started.