IRS-certified volunteers want to help eligible Californians prepare their taxes. Find out if you qualify for free tax prep assistance at www.irs.gov/individuals/free-tax-return-preparation-for-you-by-volunteers.
Free tax preparation is provided through VITA and Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) programs. Many military bases also provide free tax preparation services to members of the U.S. Armed Forces. For more information about VITA and TCE eligibility and the hundreds of free assistance sites throughout California, go to ftb.ca.gov and click on “Free Tax Help.”
To find a provider near you visit: https://irs.treasury.gov/freetaxprep/vitaflyeroutofarea2017