Free Tax Preparation Assistance

We can help tax season go smoothly. 

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free tax preparation services to taxpayers with an adjusted gross income of $57,000 or less. IRS-certified volunteers provide free federal and state tax return preparation to qualified persons. Annually, the program begins in February and runs through April 13.

2021 VITA Tax Prep Service

This year's program is now closed. The IRS provides a variety of FREE, online, do-it-yourself tax filing services for income up to $72,000. Federal and State filing available. Click here to get started.

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For more information, email or call 219.464.3583 x. 128.

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Northwest Indiana Asset Building Coalition

United Way of Porter County is one of 14 organizations that make up the Northwest Indiana Asset Building Coalition to provide tax prep services in Lake, Porter, Pulaski and Starke Counties. To see all coalition appointment locations, click here.