WHAT IS THE VOLUNTEER INCOME TAX ASSISTANCE (VITA) PROGRAM?
The VITA program is a cooperative effort by the Internal revenue Service (IRS) and many individual states, including Wisconsin. Volunteers trained by the IRS and the Wisconsin Department of Revenue (DOR) prepare basic income tax returns for free. Most VITA sites offer free electronic filing.
WHO CAN GET HELP AT A VITA SITE?
¨ VITA income tax assistance is available for:
¨ Individuals/Couples of any age with income under $66,000
¨ Individuals with disabilities
¨ Elderly individuals
¨ Individuals who qualify for the homestead credit or the earned income credit
VITA SITES IN THE SHAWANO AREA
Shawano Sites sponsored by CoVantage Credit Union and Shawano Community Education
Starting Feb. 2st by appointment only Call: 715-524-8200 ext. 3226
CoVantage Site – Main Office on Green Bay St.
Mondays 10 am – 3:30 pm
Wednesdays 5 – 7 pm
Shawano Community Education Office Site (located in the Shawano Middle School)
Fridays 9 am – 1:30 pm
On Fridays 9:00 – Noon taxpayers may use computers at the Community Education Office to prepare their own taxes using the My Free Taxes Program. (No appt. needed.) VITA volunteers will provide limited assistance.
Gillett Public Library
Starting Feb. 6th by appointment only Call: 920-855-6224
Tuesdays 9:30 – 4:00 pm
Pulaski Senior Citizens Center
Starting Feb. 8rd by appointment only Call: 920-822-8100
Thursdays Noon – 5:00 pm
Menominee Indian Tribe of WI
Tribal Tax Office for appointment Call:715-799-5139
Mon. – Wed. 9am – Noon/ 1pm – 3:30pm
Thur. – Fri. 1:30pm – 3:30pm
To see the full VITA Brochure download it here. VITA brochure 2018