VITA

IT'S TAX SEASON -  NOW THROUGH APRIL 15
SCHEDULE YOUR APPOINTMENT AND GET YOUR REFUND!

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) increases the financial stability of low-income households by offering free tax preparation services for federal and state tax returns to eligible taxpayers, as well as ITIN applications and renewals in Middlesex county.

Do I qualify?

UWCJ aims to serve low to moderate-income (less than $65,000/year) households, prioritizing those living and/or working in Middlesex County. 

We welcome seniors, adults, and disabled adults on a fixed income, parents who qualify for the child credit, undocumented residents, and residents with ITINs.
 
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2022 Tax Season: Ways to file

Virtual

100% contactless! Upload your tax documents to a personal and secure virtual folder, then meet virtually with an IRS-certified volunteer.

>> Schedule a virtual appointment

Curbside

Stop by the UWCJ office on the day of your scheduled appointment, call us when you arrive, we'll take it from there. *Please note the COVID-19 policy on the scheduling page.

>> Schedule a curbside tax appointment

By Mail

Send your tax documents by mail ATTN: VITA United Way of Central Jersey, 32 Ford Ave, Milltown, NJ 08850. When we receive your documents, we will call you with the next steps. No appointment necessary.

Dropbox

Securely drop your tax documents in a locked drop box at our office or a trusted VITA host site. Pick up necessary intake forms at your chosen location. Once we receive your documents, we will call you with the next steps. No appointment necessary! 

Self-file

Contact us and get a United Way of Central Jersey free TaxSlayer link or myfreetaxes.com use to prepare and E-file your own Federal and State Returns. No appointment necessary.

Please note, no matter how you choose to file, a volunteer will prepare your taxes, and your return will be reviewed for accuracy. If there are any questions during the preparation or review process, we will reach out for additional information. Your return will be prepared in a timely manner, and you will be kept informed of the status of your tax return via email, phone, or text messages. You will receive a copy of the completed return which will be reviewed with you via video conference or phone with the volunteer prior to e-file.

2022 Tax Season: Become a VITA Volunteer

Volunteers Needed - VITA Intake Specialists

UWCJ is currently looking for intake specialists to conduct pre-tax preparation interviews for clients - no finance or tax experience is required!  Every year, thousands of Middlesex county taxpayers rely on free tax preparation that is driven by volunteers, just like you. 

>> Join us today! 

Additional VITA Forms & Information

All 2022 VITA clients must complete the intake and consent form below

VITA Impact