VITA Tax Preparation

VITA offers free tax help to hard working individuals and families whose income is less than $54,000.

Assistance is available in English, Spanish, and Vietnamese at most locations. All locations provide e-File.  Volunteers are trained to prepare Basic 2017 Forms 1040EZ, 1040A, 1040 with Schedule A, B, limited Schedule CEZ, C and California Income Tax Returns ONLY.

What to Bring:

  • Photo ID and Social Security card or Individual Tax Identification Number (ITIN) for each family member.
  • W-2 forms and all 1099, 1098, or all other tax forms you received.
  • A copy of last year's federal and state tax return, if available.
  • A check with your account number for direct deposit.

How to Get Help

Day-of signup required. Daily signups begin at Library opening (10am). Please form a line at the parking lot enterance prior to library opening if applicable. You may send a proxy to sign up for you but you must be present for the appointment. At signup, you will receive paperwork that must be completed before your appointment starts.

For questions, please call 408-808-3090. Signups will NOT be taken over the phone or in advance.

Wednesday, April 11 at 3:30pm to 6:30pm

Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Family Learning Center
3090 Alum Rock Ave. San José, CA 95127

Event Type

Business, Career, Money, In the Community

Age Range

Teens, Adults, Seniors




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