The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) is an IRS-supported, free income tax preparation program for low- to moderate-income individuals and families. Community volunteers, certified by the IRS, help taxpayers prepare their tax returns at no cost, make sure they claim valuable tax credits for which they’re eligible, including the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) and Child Tax Credit (CTC). 

VITA helps taxpayers who make less than $60,000 per year and need to file a return for the prior or current tax year. 

Curbside Drop-off Service will be offered at 2 select locations: 

  1. Grace In Grapevine
  2. Opening Doors For Women

Curbside Drop-off allows taxpayers to drop off their tax documents beginning in early January at your choice of several VITA locations. emain in your vehicle at all times; no one will be allowed to wait inside of facilities. A staff member will come to your vehicle, copy your documents and return them to you. No originals will be kept. 

NEW LOCATION!!! Mondays only!! These locations require an appointment. Services will be traditional face-to-face.

Southwest Library-February 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th 

Summerglen Library-March 6th, 13th, 18th, 20th, 27th

East Regional Library-April 3rd, 6th


List of Docs to Provide

Here's the list of required documentation to bring with you to your appointment.  

  • Social Security card(s) or ITIN's for everyone listed on the tax return.
  • Photo ID for taxpayer and spouse if applicable.
  • All tax forms (W-2, 1099's, Medical Expenses, Education Expenses, Charitable Contributions, etc.)
  • Bank information (routing and account numbers for direct deposit)
  • Last year’s tax return (if you have it)


If you have questions, please contact 817-392-5698. Do not contact the locations.

The Community Enrichment Center,  Southside Community Center, Northside Community Center, and Tarrant County College-South Campus  locations will accept walk ins only, and no appointments need to be booked in this system.

Important Information

Fort Worth VITA Site Locations-Walk-ins Only-No Appointment Needed

  1. Community Enrichment Center

    6250 Northeast Loop 820 North Richland Hills, TX 76180

  2. Southside Community Center                            959 E. Rosedale St. Fort Worth, TX 76104

  3. Northside Community Center                     1100 NW 18th St. Fort Worth, TX 76164

  4. Tarrant County College- South Campus    5301 Campus Dr. Fort Worth, TX 76119

Fort Worth VITA Appointment Required Locations 

  • Grace In Grapevine 837 E. Walnut St. Grapevine, TX 76051
  • Opening Doors for Women In Need
    3600 Horne Street
    Fort Worth, TX 76107
  • Southwest Library, 4001 Liberty Lane Ft. Worth, TX 76109
  • Summerglen Library 4205 Basswood Blvd. Ft. Worth, TX 76137
  • East Regional Library, 6301 Bridge Street Ft. Worth, TX 76112

Within minutes of making your appointment, you should receive a confirmation email with a calendar appointment attached to the email. Appointments can be changed or canceled at any time on this website. You can also make or cancel an appointment at any time (24/7) using our automated phone system by dialing (682) 428-2939 and following the instructions.