Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program
University of Missouri - St. Louis

Do you make under $53,000?
Do you want to "Pay No Fees"?
Get free help filing your taxes!

The UMSL VITA program provides free tax preparation for low income, disabled, and elderly members of our community. We serve individuals located in the City of St. Louis, St. Louis County, and St. Charles County.

Click the links below to learn more about our services:

Where can I get my tax returns prepared?

Which tax returns will UMSL VITA prepare?

What do I need to bring to the tax preparation site?

How can I volunteer/get involved?

Interested in Volunteering?

Please download, fill out and send back the Application form (2015 VITA Recruitment Letter), to us at VITA. We hope to see you soon.

All UMSL VITA volunteers have been certified by the IRS to prepare tax returns.

Important News

Tax return deadline: April 15, 2015

Our tax preparation sites will be open between February 5, 2015 and April 12, 2015.

Generally, to qualify for our free services, your household income (from all sources) in 2014 cannot exceed $53,000.

We provide free e-filing of both federal and state tax returns!

We offer scholarships to interested volunteers who display exemplary traits and make significant contributions in furthering VITA's mission objective. If you would like to apply for a scholarship, please download, fill out and send back the 2014-2015 Jean Shelley VITA Scholarship Application Form, to us at VITA. We look forward to reviewing your application.