Free Tax Preparation

February 5th - April 12th

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program offers free tax help for low- to moderate-income (generally $55,000 and below) individuals and families. Bilingual tax assistors are available.

VITA Locations and Times

Wednesday, 5pm - 7pm
Saturday 3pm - 6pm

Wednesday, 6pm - 8pm
Saturday, 3pm - 6pm

Bay Shore - 591 East Main Street
Farmingdale - 1033 Route 109
Freeport - 210 West Merrick Road
Patchogue - 272 East Main Street
Riverhead - 1095 Old Country Road
West Babylon - 555 Montauk Highway

Central Islip - 233 South Research Place
Elmont - 1633 Dutch Broadway
Hempstead - 170 Fulton Avenue
Massapequa - 6257 Sunrise Highway
Roosevelt - 405 Nassau Road
Westbury - 750 Old Country Road

Please remember to bring the following:*

  • Photo identification
  • Social security cards for you, your spouse and dependents
  • Current year’s tax package if you received one
  • Wage and earning statement(s) Form W-2, W-2G, 1099-R, from all employers
  • Interest and dividend statements from banks (Forms 1099)
  • A copy of last year’s Federal & State returns if available
  • Bank routing and account numbers for direct deposit
  • Total paid for day care and provider’s tax ID.

For more information please contact Community Development at (516) 349-4288 or via email at