Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) Services for West Michigan volunteers provide free tax preparation assistance services to low- to moderate-income individuals and families with household annual incomes below $60,000. 

For the 2019 tax season, TrueNorth Community Services will be a host site at its Service Center, 6308 S. Warner Avenue (M-82) in Fremont. The hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays and 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. starting Monday, February 4, and running through Wednesday, April 10.

In 2018, VITA Services for West Michigan helped file 2,791 tax returns thanks to 43 volunteers, leading to $3.46 million of taxes going back to working families.

For information about eligibility for VITA Services for West Michigan, to schedule an appointment, or to learn more about self-filing or walk-in services, contact Michigan 2-1-1 at 2-1-1 or (800) 877-1107.

VITA Services for West Michigan has been a TrueNorth partnership with Goodwill Industries of West Michigan, Inc., since 2006. The program is funded by grants from Fremont Area Community Foundation, the Community Foundation for Muskegon CountyUnited Way of the Lakeshore and The Community Economic Development Association of Michigan.