The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program provides FREE income tax preparation for individuals making $57,000 or less. Tax returns, both state and federal, are prepared by IRS certified volunteers at locations throughout the ten parishes of Northwest Louisiana. VITA helps working families take advantage of all of the tax credits they are eligible for including the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), Child Tax Credit (CTC), and education credits.
*VITA site locations are updated at the end of January each year.*
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2021 VITA LOCATIONS
The following locations will operate as a VITA site during the 2021 tax season and subject to change. Please call your preferred site for hours of operation and to learn more about safety precautions being taken to provide service amidst COVID-19. Please note that some sites and days are by appointment only:
Free tax preparation sites open Feb. 5 through April.
Barksdale Air Force Base – MILITARY
2nd Bomb Wing Tax Center, Barksdale AFB 71110
Caddo Community Action Agency – David Raines
1625 David Raines Road, Shreveport, LA 71107
Caddo Community Action Agency – St. Vincent
4055 St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport, LA 71108
Creighton Hill Community Development Corporation
510 High Street, Minden, LA 71055
318-949-5768 or 913-269-5493
Highland Center Ministries VITA Site
520 Olive Street, Shreveport, LA 71104
Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church VITA Site
Operated by: Sadies Arms, Inc.
5340 Jewella Avenue, Shreveport, LA 71109
New Horizons Independent Living Center
1701 North Market, Shreveport, LA 71107
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