Volunteer students from the Cal State Northridge Business Dept. help low-income individuals file their tax returns. The following information was verified as of 2014, but the Los Angeles Public Library is not responsible for any inaccuracies in the following information. Please speak with VITA Representatives directly to verify any updated program parameters and limitations.
What you MUST bring:
•Valid Photo ID
•Bring Social Security cards or ITINs for ALL dependents to be listed on the return
•All wage reports forms - such as W-2's and 1099's
•Tuition Payments Statement 1098-T, if applicable
•Any other form marked "Important Tax Document"
•Prior years tax return and/or AGI (adjusted gross income)
•Bank Account & Routing Number for Direct Deposit / Direct Debit
•Receipts for Child/Day Care Expenses & Provider's ID number
•Landlord's Name, Phone Number, and Address for CA Renter's Credit
What V.I.T.A. DOES NOT prepare:
•Nonresident Alien Income Tax Returns, Nonresident International Students, etc.
•Amended Individual Income Tax Returns
•Income Tax Returns for prior years
•Married filing Separate returns
•Work Study Compensation, if reported on any other form other than W-2
•Form W-4 (Employee's withholding allowance certificate)
•Foreign Earned Income
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