Free Tax Help & Preparation in Greater Houston (en Español)
Neighborhood Tax Centers, an IRS VITA program, offers FREE quality tax preparation by IRS-certified tax preparers at their year round tax center located in Southwest Houston.
Who BENEFITS from this service?
What IMPACT does this IRS VITA program have on the community?
In 2013, Neighborhood Tax Centers prepared 32,673 tax returns, putting $47 million back in the pockets of working families.
Families save an average of $200 in tax preparation and predatory refund loan fees, amounting to an overall savings of about $6 million in 2012.
Call 2-1-1 for more information.
Year Round Baker-Ripley Tax Center Opens September 2013
Neighborhood Tax Centers is a program of Neighborhood Centers Inc., a nonprofit organization that has been serving the Houston community for more than 100 years.
What to Bring:
We CAN Help You With:
Individual returns with W-2s, 1099s, self-employed and cash income, social security, pensions
Returns involving sale of stocks, withdrawal of retirement, education expenses, child care, 1099-C for cancellation of debt on your home or credit cards
Schedules A, B and C for homeowners, interest and dividends and self-employed
Tax Credits: Earned Income Credit, Child Tax Credit, Education Credit, Child Care Credit
Preparation of amended returns and prior year tax returns back to 2007.
We CANNOT Help You With:
Capital gains and losses on investments without the purchase price and dates
Depreciation or amortization of assets
Purchase or sale of a business
Businesses that claim use of a home or have inventory or employees
Schedule K or K-1 income
Non-resident returns (1040NR)
Tax returns prior to 2007
An Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) is a number issued by the IRS and is used to file a tax return. Neighborhood Centers Inc. is an authorized acceptance agent and assists taxpayers with applying for ITINs at no charge. Call 2-1-1 or 713-669-5385 for more information on ITIN's.