Free Tax Preparation - Volunteer Income Tax Assistance


Make up to (not over) $60,000 a year? Get your taxes done for free!

From late January until Tax Day (April 18, 2023), FREE TAX PREPARATION will be available for households earning up to (not over) $60,000 at VITA sites across Denton County thanks to United Way of Denton County's Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program!

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Volunteer helping prepare taxes


What do I need to get my taxes prepared for free?

You will need to bring the following documents with you to our sites. If you don't know if you should bring a document, bring it just in case.

In addition, please check for the following:


Public Health Precautions - MASKS ENCOURAGED

Due to the spread of respiratory diseases in our community, United Way of Denton County's VITA program supports participants wearing of masks while participating in free tax preparation. We thank you for taking the necessary precautions to protect taxpayers, volunteers, and staff alike during cold, flu, RSV, and COVID season.


Where and when can I access VITA services?

United Way of Denton County is partnering with host sites across the county to provide free tax preparation. We will operate at the following sites on a weekly basis. Check back for updates on additional sites or site closures due to weather or pandemic:

Denton Public Library North Branch
3020 N. Locust St., Denton, TX 76209

Tue: 5:00pm-7:30pm
Sat: 9:30am-12:30pm
Feb. 4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21, 25, 28 Mar. 4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21, 25, 28 Apr. 1, 4, 8, 11, 15, 18

Lewisville Public Library
1197 W Main St, Lewisville, TX 75067

Thu: 5:00pm-7:00pm
Feb. 2, 9, 16, 23 Mar. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 Apr. 6, 13

Little Elm Public Library
100 W. Eldorado Pkwy., Little Elm, TX 75068

Thu: 11:00am-2:30pm
Feb. 2, 9, 16, 23 Mar. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 Apr. 6, 13

Pilot Point Public Library
324 S. Washington St, Pilot Point, TX 76258

Wed: Noon-3:30pm
Feb. 1, 8, 15, 22 Mar. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Apr. 5, 12

Sanger Public Library
501 Bolivar St., Sanger, TX 76266

Sat: 9:00am-11:30am
Feb. 4, 11, 18, 25 Mar. 4, 11, 18, 25 Apr. 1, 8, 15

United Way of Denton County Office
1314 Teasley Ln., Denton, TX 76205

Mon: 5:00pm-7:30pm
Tue: 11:00am-2:30pm
Feb. 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28 Mar. 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28 Apr. 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18


Are you offering virtual services?

Virtual services are not being offered at this time.


What about state taxes?

United Way of Denton County VITA volunteers are not trained to prepare state income taxes. Most states have a website where you can access state income tax filing information or electronically file your state tax return.


What if I earn more than the income limit?

If you earn up to (but not over) $73,000, you may be eligible to try preparing your taxes for free yourself at


In accordance with federal law and the Department of the Treasury – Internal Revenue Service policy, discrimination against taxpayers on the basis of race, color, national origin (including limited English proficiency), disability, sex (in education programs or activities), age or reprisal is prohibited in programs and activities receiving federal financial assistance.Taxpayers with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation and taxpayers with limited English proficiency may request language assistance to access service.


Volunteer Income Tax Assistance is a free tax preparation service provided by United Way of Denton County in partnership with: City of Denton, City of Lewisville, City of Pilot Point, City of Sanger, CTDI, Denton Public Library, Lewisville Public Library, Little Elm Public LIbrary, Pilot Point Community Library, Sanger Public Library, Texas Woman’s University, Town of Little Elm, and University of North Texas


Volunteer Income Tax Assistance is provided with the generous support of Wells Fargo Bank and the Internal Revenue Service

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