Tax Preparation

Tax Preparation

What we do

Our Community Action program offers free preparation services to low-to-moderate income Vermonters. We offer help with income tax returns through VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance), as well as help with rent rebates and homestead property declarations.

  • Are you eligible for these services? Review the eligibility guidelines
  • For details on what to bring to your appointment, read this flyer (PDF).

2022 Tax Preparation Assistance for Chittenden county

To schedule an appointment, call 2-1-1 (as soon as January 18). Appointments are available between Feb. 1 and Apr. 15 during the following times:

  • Mon & Wed: 9am-4pm
  • Tues & Th: 9am-8pm
  • Sat: 10am-3pm

Because of the pandemic and to make social distancing possible, we'll provide our services from University Mall in South Burlington.

  • How to be ready for your appointment? Review this document.
  • For information on how to volunteer in Chittenden county, contact Mike McClintock at mmcclintock@cvoeo.org or 802-863-6248.

Franklin/Grand Isle Counties VITA Tax Program

Please have all forms ready before you call to make an appointment. 

To schedule an appointment, please call Rebecca Moyer at 802-527-7392 ext 107. Appointments are available Monday through Friday, from 9:00AM-3:30PM.

Because of the pandemic, FGICA will be doing drop off services at 5 Lemnah Drive, Suite #5, St. Albans, VT. Clients can enter the building (with a mask) to drop off forms and pick up finished taxes.

  • If necessary, Rebecca is able to complete Homestead Declarations and Renter's Credit entirely over the phone. 
  • State and Federal returns are able to be done over the phone. You may schedule a time to drop off forms and sign consent papers.
  • Rebecca will call when taxes are complete and will schedule a time to be picked up and signed. 

Addison County Tax Prep

Beginning February 2, and extending through April 14, CVOEO’s Addison Community Action will assist with 2022 tax preparation. Persons of low- to moderate-income can call 802-388-2285 for information or to make an appointment. All taxes will be done in-person at 54 Creek Road, Suite A in Middlebury during the following days and hours:

  • Tuesdays: 9 AM – 4 PM
  • Wednesdays: 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM
  • Wednesdays: 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM (Renter Credit & Proper Tax Credit only)
  • Thursdays: 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Fridays: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Appointments

  • To schedule an appointment in Chittenden County:  call 2-1-1
  • To schedule an appointment in Franklin/Grand Isle Counties: call Rebecca Moyer at 802-527-7392 ext 107