Free Income Tax Preparation Offered by Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program at BSC
CreatedThursday, February 27 2014
Created byJim Nelson/Media Relations - (304) 327-4103 email@example.com
(BLUEFIELD)--Free income tax preparation assistance for low income and elderly individuals will be offered again this year by the faculty and students in the Accounting Program at Bluefield State College. The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program, co-sponsored by the Internal Revenue Service, will offer free tax preparation help, beginning on Monday, February 24, 2014 (4 p.m.-7 p.m.) in the W. Paul Cole, Jr. School of Business, Mahood Hall/Bluefield State College. The service will be available on Monday and Wednesday evenings, 4 p.m.-7 p.m., through Monday, April 14, 2014. Appointments are required. To make an appointment, call 304-327-4108 or 304-327-4081.
Items to bring:
- This year's tax package and/or mailing label
- All forms, including W-2s, 1099s, related to income and deduction
- Information concerning other income and deductions
- Information concerning dependents and tax credits
- A copy of your return from last year
"All individuals participating in tax return preparation through this program have undergone training to prepare to do tax returns," noted Paris Lester, BSC Associate Professor of Accounting, who serves as VITA site coordinator.