The students will offer free income tax preparation services through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program.
The services are available to taxpayers with annual household incomes of $54,000 or less.
The sessions will take place at the Keefe Community Center located at 11 Pine Street in Hamden every Thursday from 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. The first session is on Jan. 31st and the last one is on April 11th. There will be no session on March 14th when students are on spring break.
For each session, taxpayers need to bring a Social Security card or ITIN numbers, a copy of last year’s federal and state tax returns if available, a valid photo ID, documentation for all income, forms W-2 and 1099-R, education expenses and student loan payments, total amount paid for child care, daycare provider’s address and tax ID number, bank routing and checking and savings account numbers, a copy of mortgage 1098 form, receipt of property taxes paid, Access CT forms, 1095A or a copy of health insurance form 1095B or 1095C.
No appointments are necessary.