Free Tax Preparation for households with incomes of $60,000 or less

Free Tax-Preparation The IRS’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) and Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) programs offer free basic tax return preparation to qualified individuals. The VITA program has operated for over 50 years. VITA sites offer free tax help to people who need assistance in preparing their own tax returns, including:
  • People who generally make $60,000 or less
  • Persons with disabilities; and
  • Limited English-speaking taxpayers

Community Action Agency VITA

Schedule an appointment by calling 240-777-1123 or book an appointment online
*Once you are at the Appointment Plus website, start the process by selecting the tax preparation site you would like to use from the drop-down menu on the left- side of the screen.

Community Action VITA Tax Season Schedule – January 23 – April 14, 2023

  • Mondays: 3 – 8 pm in Gaithersburg at the Casey Community Center, 810 S Frederick Ave, Gaithersburg DIRECTIONS
  • Tuesdays: 1 – 8 pm at the TESS Community Action Center, 8703 Flower Ave., Silver Spring DIRECTIONS
  • Wednesdays: 11 am – 8 pm at the Community Action Agency, 1401 Rockville Pike, Suite 320, Rockville DIRECTIONS
  • Thursdays: 11 am – 4 pm at WorkSource Montgomery, 11510 Georgia Ave., Wheaton DIRECTIONS
  • Fridays: 11 am – 5 pm VIRTUAL APPOINTMENTS
In addition to VITA, the TCE program offers free tax help, particularly for those who are 60 years of age and older, specializing in questions about pensions and retirement-related issues unique to seniors. Free tax preparation assistance is being offered for low-to-moderate income Montgomery County taxpayers through the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide Program. Services are provided by trained volunteers and are by appointment only. Scheduling for tax appointments is now open! Free tax preparation assistance is being offered for low-to-moderate income Montgomery County taxpayers through the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide Program. Services are provided by trained volunteers and are by appointment only. Scheduling for tax appointments is now open! Self-schedule at www.taxaidemc.info starting Saturday, January 28th or Call 240-777-2577 (Monday – Friday, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm) today! For more information, please visit www.taxaidemc.info Locations Please note: Each tax preparation site is only open 1-2 days per week
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Collaboration Council
Montgomery County, MD