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Income Tax Assistance

Volunteers in the VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) and TCE (Tax Counseling for the Elderly)/AARP programs provide free tax preparation for people with basic tax returns, particularly those with low and limited income, individuals with disabilities, and non-English-speaking and elderly taxpayers.

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Boulder County Locations & Hours


Boulder

Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado VITA: Koelbel Bldg., 995 Regent Drive, Room 375 (map)

  • February 3–April 7, 2017
  • Saturdays 9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
  • Wednesdays 5:00 p.m.–6:30 p.m.
  • Accessible with the RTD 209 and Stampede buses; or the Hop and Skip (some walking required).
  • Free parking in parking garage on Regent Drive.
  • No appointment is necessary.

West Boulder Senior Center TCE/AARP: 909 Arapahoe Ave. (map)

  • February 6–April 12, 2017
  • Tuesdays 8:30 a.m.–11:00 a.m.
  • Thursdays 8:30 a.m.–11:00 a.m
  • Appointment required: call (720) 475-6639
  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Sponsored by AARP

 

Longmont

Longmont Senior Center TCE/AARP: 910 Longs Peak Ave. (map

  • February 1–April 12, 2017
  • Tuesdays 9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m
  • Thursdays 9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m
  • Appointment required: call (303) 651-8411 or (303) 774-4429
  • Sponsored by AARP
  • Languages: English, Spanish

Longmont VITA 2050 Terry St., #101 (map)

  • February 1–April 14, 2017
  • Wednesdays 6:00 p.m.–8:30 p.m
  • Thursdays 6:00 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
  • Saturdays 9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m
  • Walk-ins only.
  • Languages: English

 

Lafayette

Lafayette Public Library TCE/AARP: 775 W. Baseline Rd. (map)

  • February 7–April 11, 2017
  • Wednesdays 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m
  • Appointment required: call (303) 665-5200 opt 5
  • Languages: English
  • Sponsored by AARP

 

Volunteers WILL Prepare

  • Form 982 (limited)
  • Form 1040EZ, 1040 A, 1040
  • Schedules A, B, D, C-EZ, EIC, R, SE
  • Schedule C (limited)
  • Schedule E (limited)
  • Form 1040-V
  • Form 1040-ES
  • Form 2441 (Child and Dependent Care Credit)
  • Form 5329 (Part 1)
  • Form 5405
  • Form 5695 (Part 1 only)
  • Form 8863 (education credits)
  • Form 8880 (credit for qualified retirement savings contributions
  • Form 8812 (additional child tax credit)
  • Form 8888 (allocation of refund)
  • Form 8889 (health savings accounts; limited)
  • Form 8917
  • Form 1040-X (limited)

 

Volunteers WILL NOT Prepare

  • Schedule C with losses
  • Complicated & Advanced Schedule D
  • Form SS-5 (request of SSN)
  • Form 8606 (non-deductible IRA)
  • Form 8615 (minor's investment income)
  • Form SS-8 (determination of worker status for purposes of federal employment taxes and income tax withholding)