Tax Preparation Assistance – AARP & VITA

Free tax preparation sites are generally open from late January/early February to April 15 annually.  Locations will be posted at that time.

IRS ALERT: Be Aware of Phone & Email Scams this Tax Season 

Need to Find a Tax Form or Instruction Booklet?

If you need a prior year form or cannot locate a product, visit the Forms & Publications page to download products or call 1-800-829-3676 to place your order.

Tools are available for individuals who have questions about their tax filing responsibilities under the Affordable Care Act. General resources can be found at www.IRS.gov/Affordable-Care-Act  or www.HealthCare.gov/taxes/.

Free Tax Preparation

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide Locator

AARP Tax Prep Sites in Nassau County

AARP Tax Prep Sites in Suffolk County

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program offers free tax help for low- to moderate-income (generally $55,000 and below) individuals and families. Bilingual tax assistors are available.

Visit the IRS VITA site locator

Health & Welfare Council of Long Island – About the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)

Health & Welfare Council VITA Locations and Times

Bethpage Federal Credit Union VITA

Bethpage Federal Credit Union VITA Sites

For more information please contact Community Development at (516) 349-4288 or via email at community@bethpagefcu.com.

*Please remember to bring the following:

  • Photo identification
  • Social security cards for you, your spouse and dependents
  • Current year’s tax package if you received one
  • Wage and earning statement(s) Form W-2, W-2G, 1099-R, from all employers
  • Interest and dividend statements from banks (Forms 1099)
  • A copy of last year’s Federal & State returns if available
  • Bank routing and account numbers for direct deposit
  • Total paid for day care and provider’s tax ID.

For more information please contact Community Development at (516) 349-4288 or via email at community@bethpagefcu.com.

To file taxes electronically on a married filing joint tax return, both spouses must be present.