Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program

We offer free income tax preparation and counseling through our Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program.
IRS-certified volunteers help individuals prepare both Federal and State tax returns, and E-file the return for faster refunds. A special emphasis is placed on helping taxpayers claim credits for which they may be eligible, including the Earned Income and Child Tax Credits. 

Call 401-235-7187 to make an appointment. 
Location & Hours Information:

Free tax preparation is available for families with incomes of less than $54,000.
For specific income eligibility information:
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55 Main Street, Woonsocket, RI 
Mondays, Wednesdays: 12:30 P.M. to 4:30 P.M
Fridays: 9:00 A.M. to Noon
Saturdays: 9:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. 

Call 401-235-7187 to schedule an appointment. 

Please bring the following to your appointment:

  • Social Security Card(s), birth certificates for self, spouse and all dependents.
  • Picture ID or driver's license for you and your spouse if married filing a joint return.
  • All 2016 W-2 & 1099, SSI, TDI, Unemployment & FIP forms.
  • Documents for Prooff of Insurance Coverage
  • Copy of your 2015 Federal Tax Return, if available.
  • Child & Dependent Care Expense – including Tax Identification Number (SSN, EIN) of the care provider.
  • For direct deposit – bring a check, or a Savings Account Number with  Routing Number.
  • For property tax relief please bring 3 rent receipts, full name and address of landlord and all household income.
  • For VITA/tax preparation locations outside of Woonsocket, call 2-1-1

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Want to Volunteer?

We are currently seeking people with a background in tax law to provide tax preparation through our VITA program. Learn more about how you can get involved as a VITA Volunteer!

Contact Information

PO Box 1700 | Woonsocket, RI | 02895 | Directions
401.235.7000 Main Agency | 401.235.7120 Emergency

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