The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free tax help to people who need assistance in preparing their own tax returns. IRS-certified Cal Poly accounting students provide free basic income tax return preparation with electronic filing to qualified individuals.
Agency: Cal Poly State University
Languages Available: English, Spanish
Payment Description: No fee.
Intake and Eligibility: Available to people who generally make $54,000 or less, persons with disabilities and limited English speaking taxpayers.
If one of the following is part of this year’s tax return, we will NOT be able to provide you with assistance:
More than five (5) capital gains transactions (i.e. stock sales)
Income from a partnership or trust
Depreciation related to business income
Multi-state tax forms
Form 1040 NR
We DO NOT do returns for taxpayers “Married Filing Separate”
San Luis Obispo County
North SB County United Way Santa Maria Office:
805-922-0329, ext. 103
To schedule VITA appointment at America’s Job Center of California Allan Hancock College