Free Income Tax Assistance Tax Year 2013Find more information from the following link(s):
The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA), for low to moderate income individuals and families earning less than $52,000 a year and the Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE, for people over 60) offer free tax help and free electronic filing (e-filing). Sites and partnerships are throughout Montgomery County BY APPOINTMENT ONLY, now through April 15. Dates/times are posted on the web site.
Trained volunteers help customers access any available credits they may be eligible for, such as the Earned Income Tax Credit, Child Tax Credit, and Credit for the Elderly or the Disabled, along with other credits available to tax payers. To view appointment sites, access links below.
To make an on line appointment for VITA access link below.
To make an appointment by phone with the Community Action Agency (CAA), cancel an existing appointment or to request assistance in preparing taxes for previous years, go to link, or call: 240.777.1123 (main) or 240.314.8310 (City of Rockville).
For assistance through the Wheaton Library's VITA, WALK IN ONLY: 11701 Georgia Avenue, opens Th. nights in Feb - April (except 3/20), 3:30 - 8:30 PM.
For Ana G. Mendez University, APPOINTMENT ONLY: 11006 Veirs Mill Road, L-1, Silver Spring, 20901. Wednesdays, 6 PM - 9 PM, Saturdays, 1 - 5 PM. Call: 202.486.2214.
For CTA - WALK-IN ONLY: Feb. 1 - April 13. Income limit: $35,000 for individuals; $52,000 for families. Park Montgomery Apts. Community Center, 8860 Piney Branch Road, Silver Spring, 20903. Sundays: 1 PM - 4 PM. CTA - Rockville Library, 21 Maryland Avenue, 20850. Saturdays, noon - 3 PM.
For Chinese Culture and Community Service Center, 9366 Gaither Road, Gaithersburg, 20877. Call: 301.820.7200.
Tax assistance for simple returns is also provided through RSVP/AARP Program (see link).
There are 20+ locations throughout the County, listed in the AARP link, under "check list of locations". To call for appointment: 240.777.2577. If lines are busy, call back.