Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Preparation Sites

Free tax preparation / Servicios gratis para impuestos

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Preparation Sites

Imperial County

El Centro Community Center
375 S 1st Street
El Centro

February 4 – April 14
Appointment required. Please call (760) 370-5100. English/Spanish


Imperial Valley College
380 East Aten Road, Room 803 and 804
Imperial Valley

February 29 – April 11
Appointment not required. Walk-in only. English/Spanish


Campesinos Unidos, Inc.
1005 C Street
Brawley

February 3 – December 31
Appointment not required. Walk-in only. English/Spanish


Riverside County

Coachella Valley Community Tax Services – Coachella Library
1500 6th Street
Coachella

February 5 – April 16
Appointment required. Please call (760) 565-3373 to schedule. English/Spanish


Martha’s Village & Kitchen
83791 Date Avenue
Indio

OPEN January 31 – December 12
Fridays, 4 – 7 p.m.
Saturdays, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Appointment not required. Walk-in only. English/Spanish


Coachella Valley Community Tax Services – College of the Desert Indio Campus
45524 Oasis Street, 1st Floor
Indio

OPEN February 1 – April 18
Saturdays, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Appointment not required. Walk-in only. English/Spanish


Mecca WIC
91275 Avenue 66th
Mecca

OPEN February 11 – April 14
Tuesdays, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Appointment not required. Walk-in only. English/Spanish


Desert AIDS Project
1695 N Sunrise Way
Palm Springs

OPEN February 6 – March 19
Wednesdays, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Thursdays, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Appointment not required. Walk-in only. English/Spanish


Desert Hot Springs Family Resource Center
14201 Palm Drive, Suite 108
Desert Hot Springs

OPEN February 5 – April 9
Wednesdays, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Thursdays, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Appointment not required. Walk-in only. English/Spanish


Desert Hot Springs Senior Center
11777 West Drive
Desert Hot Springs

February 4 – April 14
Appointment required. Please call (760) 329-0222 to schedule. English/Spanish


Blythe Community Center
445 N Broadway
Blythe

February 3 – April 15
Appointment required. Please call (951) 966-8398.

 

ITEMS NEEDED/ OCUPA

Identification/Identificacion

  • Identification with photograph/Identificación con fotografía
  • For each person included in the taxes/Para cada persona incluida en los impuestos
  • Date of birth/Fecha de nacimiento
  • Social Security or Number (ITIN)/Seguro Social o Número de (ITIN)

Income/Ingresos

  • Income invoices or W-2s for each job/Facturas de ingreso o W-2s por cada empleo
  • All forms 1099 that you have received/Todas las formas 1099 que haya recibido
  • End-of-year income from: unemployment benefits, veterans, workers' compensation, disability, SSI/Ingreso de fin de año de: beneficios de desempleo, veteranos, compensación de trabajadores, discapacidad, SSI

Educational/Educativos

  • Educational expense receipts for teachers in grades K-12 (including materials)/Recibos de gastos educativos de maestros en grados K-12 (incluyendo materiales)
  • Enrollment costs of the university, college, or technical college (Form 1098T)/Gastos de matriculación de la universidad, colegio, o colegio técnico (Forma 1098T)
  • School Loan Interest Invoice (Form 1098-E)/ Factura de interés de préstamos escolares (Forma 1098-E)

Detailed Deductions/Deducciones Detalladas

  • Charitable donations/Donaciones de caridad
  • Medical expenses/Gastos médicos
  • Mortgage interests (Form 1098)/ Intereses hipotecarios (Forma 1098)

Additional Information/Informacion Adicional

  • Previous year's tax return/Declaración de impuestos del año anterior
  • Information about your direct deposit/Información de su depósito directo
  • Canceled check or route number and bank account/Cheque cancelado o número de ruta y cuenta bancaria
  • Child care expenses/Gastos de cuidado de niño
  • Name, address, tax identification number or social security of the provider/ Nombre, dirección, número de identificación de impuestos o seguro social del proveedor

Property Taxes/Impuestos De Propiedad

  • Homeowner bills/Facturas de Dueño de casa
  • Mortgage interest invoices/ Facturas de interés hipotecarios
  • (Form 1098), 2015 Property Tax Invoice, Tenant Invoice (owner details) /(Forma 1098), Factura de Impuestos de Propiedad del 2015, Factura de Inquilino (detalles del dueño)

Medical Information (necessary)/Informacion Médica (necesario)

  • ACA form (s) (1095A, B, or C)/Forma(s) ACA (1095A, B, or C)
  • Medical insurance cost credit/Crédito de costo de Seguro Medico