Volunteer Income Tax Assistance


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: