NOTICE: All VITA appointments to assist with 2018 income taxes have been filled. Those who are US Citizens or have a Green Card may walk-in to any remaining tax session. We recommend that you arrive early and plan to wait. We will do our best to fit you in, but cannot guarantee that you will be seen. We cannot accept Foreign Student Walk-Ins.
Other VITA sites that may have appointments:
Chatham County Council on Aging: 919-542-4512
NC Taxpayer Assistance Center-Durham: 919-286-1822
United Way of Alamance – 336-438-2000
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
VITA is an Orange County Volunteer Connect 55+ (VC 55+) volunteer program that provides FREE federal and state income tax preparation to eligible individuals with low-to-middle income, regardless of age or county of residence. Our tax season begins February 1st and runs until April 15th. We begin making appointments on January 15th.
Please review the 2018-19 VITA Client Eligibility Guidelines (PDF) , or call 919-245-4242 after January 15th to find out if you are eligible for VITA services and for a list of "What to Bring."
Sites & Schedules
Passmore Center Wednesdays 9am-Noon
103 Meadowland Drive Saturdays 9am-Noon
Seymour Center Thursdays 9am-3pm
2551 Homestead Road Fridays 9am-3pm
Chapel Hill NC Saturdays 9am-Noon
While walk-ins are accepted, service is provided only as time permits. Schedule an appointment online by visiting our Appointments Page or calling us at 919-245-4242.
Foreign Students or others in the US with F, J, Q or M Visas can schedule appointments for tax assistance at the Seymour Center on selected Tuesdays.