UPDATE 3/11/20: Tax Preparation Services have been cancelled immediately at the Martha’s Village location until further notice. The Riverside County Public Health Department has declared a public health emergency for Coachella Valley due to the Coronavirus. To find another location, please visit the CAP Riverside County website or call (951) 955-4900.
Starting Fri., January 31, 2020, volunteers will be at Martha’s Village every Fri. from 4:00pm – 7:00pm and every Sat. from 9:00am – 4:00pm. The program runs now until April 11th. Providing tax filing resources through partnerships with other local agencies, are a huge resource for the local community. Through this program last year, there were over 600 returns filed for free.
For the Martha’s Village site for FREE tax prep, no appointments are needed. Our location works on a first come, first serve basis. For general program information, visit the CAP Riverside County website or call (951) 955-4900.
How do I qualify for FREE tax preparation services?
If you earned less than $70K in 2019 and had no business losses or rental income you qualify! See below for more information and flyer.
What materials do I need to bring with me?
See information below. You can also download or view it online: VITA_2020_Site_Flyer
What Is Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)?
VITA is a free tax preparation program that helps low to moderate income filers. During tax season, there are FREE sites across Riverside County. All Sites are staffed by IRS Certified Volunteers.
Who Benefits From VITA?
Taxpayers who file 1040, 1040A, & 1040EZ – Low to Moderate income families – Persons with disabilities – Limited English speaking taxpayers – Senior Citizens.
How Do We Help The Community?
Information about FREE tax preparation services & the Earned Income Tax Credit is provided to the community by collaborative partners connecting eligible families with additional support services.
Download the flyer: VITA 2020 Tax Flyer