Free Tax Preparation

United Way of Tucson and Southern Arizona and its partners offer help to file your state and federal tax returns for FREE at sites throughout 9 out of 15 Arizona Counties. VITA saves taxpayers an estimated $250 per return!


Check back to find a VITA site near you, including days and times.

Intuit will be available at the Quincie Douglas Branch Library to assist tax payers with a self prep options


Do it yourself for free using MyFreeTaxes! 

  1. This site allows you to file your state and federal return for free.  If you need help, call the MyFreeTaxes hotline: 1-855-698-9435.
    The site is available anywhere, at any time.
  2. File your state & federal taxes for free by using Intuit TurboTax software!


  • Dial 211 for up-to-date information during VITA season




What do I need to bring to have my taxes prepared through VITA?
  •  Picture I.D. for taxpayer and spouse (if applicable)
  •  ORIGINAL Social Security card for EACH family member*
  •  Proof of income, including W-2s and 1099 forms
  •  Documentation of deductible expenses
  •  Account and routing numbers of checking and/or savings accounts for direct deposit of refunds
  •  Prior year tax return (if possible)
* Photocopies, W-2s, prior year returns or any other document issued by any office other than the Social Security Administration is NOT acceptable!