VITA Program
Free 2018, 2019, 2020, and 2021 tax return preparation 


VITA Free Tax Prep & E-file

Who qualifies:

Families and individuals earning $58,000 or less.

Tax preparation service will be provided virtually on Zoom or by dropping off documents and returning to finalize return. Appointment is required for all services.

Information you need for 2021 tax return:

  • Photo identification - taxpayer and spouse

  • Social Security Cards or ITIN documents for all members of the household

  • Proof of income - W-2 and 1099 Forms, self-employment records and tips

  • Pensions Form 1099-R, Social Security Statement Form 1099-SSA, Sale of stocks & bonds Form 1099-B

  • Deductions - mortgage statement, medical expenses, receipts for property taxes and charitable contributions paid

  • Health insurance information -Forms 1095-A

  • Total paid to daycare provider and their tax ID number

  • Letter 6419 - Advance Child Tax Credit Payments

  • Notice 1444-C, Your 2021 Economic Impact Payment

  • Form 1098-T - tuition payment statement

  • Direct deposit information - account number and bank routing number

  • A copy of last year’s tax return

  • For married filing joint, both spouses must be present

  • Any letter received from IRS or state


Drop off services


Alhambra Family Resource Center

4432 W. Maryland 

Glendale AZ, 85301

(Maryland & one block West of 43rd Avenue)

During Appointment

The client will complete intake/paperwork; the volunteer will upload tax documents to the tax preparation program. The client leaves, and a volunteer will complete the return without the client present. A second appointment is scheduled to review the return and sign for e-file. If space allows and volunteers are available, return will be completed during appointment.


We are adhering to local Covid-19 protocols.

  • Face masks are mandatory

  • Only the taxpayer and taxpayer's spouse (if filing a joint return) will be allowed in the building

  • Please arrive on time

Amended Returns - You must have your copy of original return or transcript and all tax documents. To request return transcript visit or call the IRS.

Prior Year Returns (2018 -2020) - You must have all tax documents for each year at your appointment. If you do not have all of you income documents you can request "Wage and Income Transcripts by calling the IRS or by going to


Intake -Print, complete and bring to your appointment>