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Posted on 04/14/2021at8:17 pm
You’re in luck! There’s a thing called the “Volunteer Income Tax Assistance” program, or VITA for short.
VITA helps people do their taxes, and get their refund, FOR FREE!
There are over 100 VITA sites in West Virginia. There are VITA sites in every county in West Virginia. So there’s bound to be one not very far from where you are.
Click here to go to a map to find a VITA site in your county in West Virginia.
VITA volunteers are trained and certified by the IRS, to make sure they know the tax rules. Some of them are accountants and tax professionals.
Yes. All VITA sites will submit your tax return electronically.
Assuming you have a bank account so your refund can be Direct Deposited, you should have your refund in your bank account in about two weeks.
No need to pay a private tax preparation service, just to get your refund quickly.
VITA is an IRS-sponsored program working with community organizations to provide high quality tax preparation to tax filers — free of charge! There are over 100 VITA sites located statewide.
Click here for more information about VITA sites in West Virginia.
You can go to the My Free Taxes website located here to fill out your own tax forms and file for free.