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Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

VITA is a free tax preparation service for families in Santa Barbara County. Tax returns are prepared and completed by IRS-Certified volunteers each year from February 1st through April 15th, 2017 throughout south Santa Barbara County.

The VITA site at the Police Activities League will be CLOSED on Saturday, April 1, 2017.

For a list of 2017 VITA sites, please click here.

2017 VITA sites (SPANISH)

For information regarding the FAFSA Financial Aid Workshops, please click here

For a map of the UCSB campus, please click here.

AARP Tax-Aide will be offering prior year tax preparation services at United Way of Santa Barbara County (320 E. Gutierrez Street, SB, CA 93101) on Wednesday, April 19th, 2017 from 1:00pm - 4:30pm. Prior year returns for only the following years: 2015, 2014, 2013. 

To receive VITA services, please bring: 2015 Tax Return, Social Security Card or ITIN No. for each family member, Bank Routing & Account Numbers, Photo I.D. (Driver's License/Passport), W-2, 1099 and/or 1098 forms for all jobs, and Health Insurance Form 1094, 1095 (A), (B), or (C). 

Call the VITA Hotline for more information (805) 899-2313. 

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