Volunteer Income Tax Assistance

IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT THE VOUNTARY INCOME TAX ASSISTANCE (VITA) PROGRAM

As of March 20th the tax filing deadline has been extended to July 15, 2020.

March 2020 - Due to concerns regarding the current health emergency, the UWCJ will continue to provide tax return preparation services, but only on an ‘ONLINE/VIRTUAL’ basis. All in-person tax-preparation appointments will be RESCHEDULED to ‘ONLINE/VIRTUAL’ appointments.

The United Way of Central Jersey UWCJ will work to limit VITA volunteer and staff interaction with VITA taxpayer clients.

Most of the remaining one-day VITA events scheduled for this 2019-2020 Tax Season will be CANCELLED.

 

VITA - Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program  

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program with United Way of Central Jersey offers free tax help to people who generally make $66,000 or less, persons with disabilities and limited English speaking taxpayers who need assistance in preparing their own tax returns. IRS-certified volunteers provide free basic income tax return preparation with electronic filing to qualified individuals.

  • Click to Schedule an Appointment to Have Your 2019 Federal and/or State Taxes Prepared.
  • Call 732-247-3730 to make an appointment by phone.

You must print out and complete the following forms and bring them with you to your appointment:

Financial Counseling Information:

Additional Information: