Free Tax Preparation

Due date: April 15 of every year

Option 1

Individuals or families throughout Northern Virginia who have a combined income under $51,000 qualify for free tax prep – see the website below (figure from 2012).

http://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/dfs/news/free_income_tax_prep.htm

Before using this walk-in service you will need:

  • Photo id
  • Social security cards (you, spouse and dependents) or a SSN verification letter issued by Social Security Administration
  • Proof of foreign status, if applying for a ITIN
  • Birth dates for you, spouse and dependents
  • Income forms (W2’s, 1099’s, 1098’s, etc.)
  • A copy of last year’s federal and state tax returns, if available
  • Proof of bank account routing numbers and account numbers for direct deposit
  • Total paid for day care provider and the day care provider’s TIN or SSN

Option 2

Individuals or families throughout Northern Virginia who have a combined income under $51,000 qualify for free tax prep at the website below (figure from 2012).

http://www.fallschurchva.gov/content/library/2013docs/2013cashcampaign.pdf

Before using this walk-in service you will need:

  • Photo id
  • Social security cards (you, spouse and dependents) or a SSN verification letter issued by Social Security Administration
  • Proof of foreign status, if applying for a ITIN
  • Birth dates for you, spouse and dependents
  • Income forms (W2’s, 1099’s, 1098’s, etc.)
  • A copy of last year’s federal and state tax returns, if available
  • Proof of bank account routing numbers and account numbers for direct deposit
  • Total paid for day care provider and the day care provider’s TIN or SSN

Option 3

Individuals or families with a combined income under $57,000 qualify for free tax prep at the website below (figure from 2012).

http://www.myfreetaxes.com/

Before using this website you will need:

  • A valid email address
  • Income forms (W2’s, 1099’s, 1098’s, etc.)