VITA Taxes

VOLUNTEER INCOME TAX ASSISTANCE

VITA tax information 2021

Schedule Your VITA Tax Preparation Appointment

Salvation Army Mesa
241 E 6th St Mesa, AZ 85201
Mondays & Wednesdays 6 PM—9 PM **Closed Feb 21**

Mesa Community College (MCC) - Main Campus
1833 W Southern Ave Mesa, AZ 85202 Building SC14
Tuesdays & Thursdays 6 PM—9 PM **Closed Mar 15 & Mar 17**
Saturdays 9 AM—1 PM **Closed Mar 19**

Appointments Preferred at mccm-vita-site.bookafy.com
(last intake 1 hour before closing)

Mesa Community College (MCC) - Red Mountain Campus
2305 N Power Rd Mesa, AZ 85215 Acacia Village
Mondays 6 PM—9 PM **Closed Feb 21 & Mar 14**
Saturdays 9 AM—1 PM **Closed Mar 19**

Appointments Preferred at mccrm-vita-site.bookafy.com
(last intake 1 hour before closing)

A New Leaf - Mesa Community Action Network (MesaCAN)
635 E Broadway Rd Mesa, AZ 85204
Fridays 10 AM—2 PM
Saturday 10 AM—2 PM ONLY on Feb 12, Mar 19, Apr 9

Red Mountain Library
635 N Power Rd Mesa, AZ 85205
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays & Fridays 10 AM—2 PM

Chandler-Gilbert Community College (CGCC) - Williams Campus
Baylor Hall North Rm 124 (west side of Sossaman south of airport)
5920 S Kent St, Mesa AZ 85212 (last intake 1 hour before closing)
Tuesdays & Thursdays 6 PM—9 PM **Closed Mar 15 and 17**

For other tax preparation sites visit http://irs.treasury.gov/freetaxprep/ | Contact www.mesaunitedway.org or 480-834-2113

Additional Information

NO RESERVATIONS
Order of service will be based on order of sign-in, the complexity of returns and volunteers available.
Priority will be given to clients needing special accommodations.

CAPACITY OF EACH SITE IS LIMITED
Intake of clients may be stopped at any time.

LIMITATIONS APPLY including:

  • no married filing separately (MFS) returns
  • no rental or farm income (Sch E or F)
  • no loss on business income (Sch C)

What to Bring:

  • Social Security Cards (or ITIN cards or ITIN letters) for all members of the household
  • Picture Identification for taxpayer (and spouse, where applicable)
  • Proof of all income including W-2 and 1099 forms, and self-employment records
  • Child/Day Care Information, including record of payment with name, address, and tax ID# of childcare provider
  • Advanced Child Tax Credits (IRS Letter 4619)
  • Stimulus Payments (IRS Notice 1444-c)
  • Deductions (donations, home interest, property taxes, and medical expenses)
  • Qualified contributions to AZ schools and non-profits
  • Direct Deposit Information, including bank routing and account numbers (such as a voided check)
  • Affordable Care Acts statements, Form 1095-A 1095-B and/or 1095-C if available
  • Prior year tax returns, if available (federal and state) - Not Required

Other Free Tax Opportunities

Free online tax assistance

  • MyFreeTaxes.com – this is a free (federal and state) self-preparation site that is LIVE NOW – recommended for simple returns