Tax Preparation Services

VOLUNTEER INCOME TAX ASSISTANCE (VITA)

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceCircles of Mercy provides free income tax preparation through its partnership with the IRS and CA$H as a VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) site.
LocationRensselaer
Geographical AreaCity of Rensselaer and Southern Rensselaer County (includes the Towns of East Greenbush, North Greenbush, Schodack and Sand Lake and the Villages of Castleton and Nassau)
Public TransportationYes
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureReferrals are accepted from any local social service agency. Otherwise, call for further information. Tax returns are prepared by appointment only. Call for an appointment. 518-462-0899
Intake RequirementsA Social Security card for each family member included in the return, W-2 forms for all jobs worked, any 1099-Misc. income forms received,school/property tax statements (if any),child care provider's name(if any)address and tax identification number.. To have tax refund electronically
deposited, bring a voided check or a savings account deposit slip with bank account and routing numbers. A copy of last year's return, if available, is helpful but optional.
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityCall for details
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon, Wed-Fri 10:00 am-2:00 pm, Tue 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Specific Hours: Tax returns prepared by appointment only. Call 518-462-0899 to schedule an appointment.
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 11 Washington Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Rensselaer, NY 12144
Main Phone 518-462-0899 Administrative
Fax 518-462-2892
Service Location Email circlesofmercy@nycap.rr.com
Web Address www.circlesofmercy.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: CIRCLES OF MERCY
Affiliated Program: VOLUNTEER INCOME TAX ASSISTANCE (VITA)
This Service: Tax Preparation Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Personal Finances/Tax Assistance Volunteer Opportunities (PX-2300.6600)
Tax Preparation Assistance (DT-8800)
VITA Programs (DT-8800.9300)
VITA Program Sites (DT-8800.9300-930)