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TVCCA VITA Site Closures

COVID-19 Update

TVCCA Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) is suspended until further notice. Existing appointments are cancelled and no new appointments will be made at this time.

For taxpayers who are interested in moving forward with filing their own tax return, please go to www.myfreetaxes.org for free online e- filing options.

TVCCA will announce any VITA program updates on our website, via Facebook and through our partners at United Way 2-1-1. We thank you all for your patience and look forward to supporting you with tax preparation needs in in the future.

We know this may be a hardship for some of our clients and regret that we have had to take this step, but the safety of our staff and clients is the highest priority right now. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact TVCCA at 860 425-6629.

TVCCA website: www.tvcca.org

TVCCA Facebook: www.facebook.com/TVCCAcares

United Way 2-1-1: www.211ct.org

Eligibility and Required Documents

Income Limit: $56,000

Things to bring with you:

  • Social Security Cards for ALL household members
  • Valid Picture Identification
  • All Income Forms, W-2, 1099s & 1098s
  • Proof of all other income
  • If you would like your refund direct deposited, please bring a voided check. For split refunds, bring your savings account number as well.
  • If claiming daycare or elder care expenses, please have the amount paid and the caregiver’s name, address and social security or business tax ID number
  • If itemizing, proof of all deductible expenses
  • If available, bring last year’s Federal and State Return

Appointments can be scheduled starting January 7 using our 2-1-1 scheduling system by dialing 2-1-1 and selecting option 3, then option 6 or online at 211ct.org by clicking the “tax help” banner at the top of the screen

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Become a VITA volunteer

Interested in joining our Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Team (VITA)?  Whether you want to train and certify to become a tax preparer, or support our team as a taxpayer greeter and assistor, we have an opportunity for you to make a difference! This is an ideal opportunity for a volunteer who is able to commit the time and complete the training as part of our ongoing partnership with this IRS to provide free income tax assistance to income eligible taxpayers and their families.  Please call or email Brandon Martins to discuss this volunteer opportunity in more detail; 860-425-6629 or bmartins@tvcca.org

2020 TVCCA VITA Tax Preparation Sites

Tax preparation available January 27 – April 14, 2020 by appointment only. Schedule an appointment starting January 7, 2020 using our 2-1-1 scheduling system by dialing 2-1-1 and selecting option 3, then option 6 or online at 211ct.org by clicking the “tax help” banner at the top of the screen

 

Mondays 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm and Fridays 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
TVCCA New London
83 Huntington Street, New London CT 06320

Tuesdays, 5:30 pm – 8:30pm
TVCCA Uncas on the Thames
401 West Thames Street, Unit 201, Norwich, CT 06360

Wednesdays 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm and Saturdays 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
St Mark’s Episcopal Church
15 Pearl Street, Mystic, Ct 06355

Wednesdays 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Otis Library
261 Main Street, Norwich CT 06360

Thursdays 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center
27 Chase Street, Pawcatuck CT 06379

Special Saturday hours 9:00 am to noon on the following dates/locations:
February 22
TVCCA New London
83 Huntington Street, New London, CT 06320

March 7
TVCCA Uncas on the Thames
401 West Thames Street, Unit 201, Norwich, CT 06360

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