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Tax Services

Helping You Navigate Tax Season

Volunteer Income Tax Preparation Assistance (VITA) Program 

The mission of the VITA program is to assist eligible taxpayers in satisfying their tax responsibilities by providing free tax return preparation.

What is VITA?

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program has been in existence for 50 years, offering free tax help to people who cannot afford professional assistance. Volunteers come from all backgrounds and undergo a comprehensive training program. Tax preparers must pass annual certifying exams to prove their understanding of relevant tax laws and proficiency of e-filing and tax preparation methods using IRS-approved software.

Who Qualifies?

  • People who generally make $60,000 or less
  • Persons with disabilities
  • Limited English-speaking taxpayers.

Where are you located?

  In Person:

  • SEVCA Main Office – 91 Buck Drive, Westminster 05089
  • Winston Prouty Center, Holton Hall 4th Floor, 130 Austine Dr, Brattleboro 05301
  • Old Firehouse, 18 Beaver St, Wilmington 05363
  • Springfield Town Library, 43 Main St, Springfield 05156
  • Ludlow Community Center, 37 Main St, Ludlow 05149
  • Windsor Connection Resource Center, 1 Railroad Ave, Windsor 05089
  • St Paul’s Episcopal Church, 749 Hartford Ave, White River Junction 05001
  • Townshend Town Hall, 206 VT RT 30, Townshend 05353

 Drop Off

  • SEVCA Main Office – Monday-Friday, 8:30-4:00
  • Springfield Town Library – Monday-Thursday 9:30-6:30, Friday 9:30-4:30 and Saturday 10:30-12:30
  • Windsor Resource Center – Monday-Friday, 9:00-12:30 and 2:00-4:00

How do I get help?

  • Contact our VITA Program Coordinator, Emily Strasser: estrasser@sevca.org or Call/Text 802-428-3032 to make an appointment or ask about drop-off options.