During tax season, our IRS certified volunteers
are here to prepare and file you taxes free if
your household earns $54,000 or less and you have a simple* return.
We offer two ways to help you get your taxes filed: 1.) Schedule an in-person appointment with certified volunteer tax specialists or 2.) Schedule a drop-off appointment.
Want to Download forms and checklists? Learn more about Earned Income Tax Credit? Need to find useful tax-related information? Use the links below to begin.
*Our volunteers provide free basic tax return preparation with electronic filing. There may be some tax situations which are beyond the scope of our volunteers.
January 29 - April 15, 2020
Accepting appointments beginning January 20th.
Call our TAXLINE at 209-268-6232.
Make an appointment or arrange a drop-off.
What to bring to your appointment or to drop off your taxes.
-Photo ID for taxpayer and spouse.
-Social Security Cards for taxpayer, spouse, and dependents.
-Birth dates for self, spouse and dependents
-All income statements: W-2, 1099’s, Social Security Benefits statements, etc.
-Any Interest and dividend statements from banks (form 1099).
-A copy of last year’s federal and state returns, if available.
-Bank routing numbers and account numbers for direct deposit if there is a refund.
-Statement from & Tax ID# from childcare provider.
-Total paid for daycare (if applicable) and the daycare provider’s identifying number.
-Proof of Medical Insurance form 1095-A, 1095-B or 1095-C.
-Other income/expense information if applicable (e.g. Tuition Credit, Form 1098-T, Student Loan Interest form 1098-E)
Our VITA site is seasonal and open only during tax season. If you need tax assistance during the off-season, there are some sites in or near Sacramento that will stay open after tax season and during the summer. Call 800-500-4931 for locations and information.