Free VITA Tax Preparation

File Your Taxes for FREE with IRS Certified Volunteers

Book your appointment today to meet with our IRS-trained and certified staff and volunteers who will file your taxes for free!

For the past 16 years Nazareth Housing’s free Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Tax Program has assisted thousands of families and individuals—including immigrants and ITIN holders, seniors, and those living with disabilities—to receive their full tax refund while connecting them with services that build financial security. Last year, 731 tax returns were prepared and filed at no cost. 

The deadline to file taxes is April 15, 2024. For questions and more information email

Learn more about our VITA Tax Prep Program:

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Haven Plaza, 200 Avenue C, New York, NY

Wednesday & Thursday from 12 – 8 p.m AND Saturday from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m

Individuals earning less than $59,000/year AND Families earning less than $85,000/year

  • -Government issued photo ID (driver’s license, passport, NYC ID)
  • Social Security ID card or ITIN card for ALL taxpayers and dependents
  • All tax income docs such as a W-2, 1099-G, 1099-NEC, SSA-1099, 1099-R, 1099-INT, or 1098-T.
  • Direct deposit information (bank routing and account number)
  • IRS-trained and certified staff and volunteers prepare tax returns free of charge.
  • Tax documents are reviewed for accuracy and completeness before the preparation of tax return.
  • Careful review to ensure that taxpayers receive all tax credits (EITC, Child Tax Credit, American Opportunity Tax Credit, etc.) for which they are eligible
  • Returns are e-filed directly with the IRS. Most taxpayers receive their refunds within 7-10 business days.

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