Through a collaborative effort with United Way of Southeast Louisiana and their certified volunteers, free tax preparation will be available at the Plaquemines Community CARE Center, 115 Keating Drive in Belle Chasse, beginning next Wednesday, February 8, 2017 through April 12, 2017.
The VITA program offers free tax help to individuals and families 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.
Free tax preparation will be provided on MONDAYS and FRIDAYS from 9am-1pm (not available Monday, February 20th and 27th or Friday, March 3rd and 17th), and WEDNESDAYS from 9am-11am (not available Wednesday, March 1st). Free tax preparation will also be available on SATURDAY – February 18, March 4, and April 1 from 9am-12noon.
Please see the attached flyer for more information, including what documents should be brought with you when you walk in for this free service.