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Free Tax Prep L.A.

Put money back in your pocket! If you make less than $57,000 annually, you may qualify for free tax prep help and refund filing with Free Tax Prep L.A. It’s a free and safe way for individuals and families to keep more of their hard-earned money through programs such as the Cal EITC, Federal EITC, and Young Child Tax Credit. 

File with confidence at a Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) site with IRS-certified volunteers who provide free basic income tax return preparation and electronic filing. Persons with disabilities, the elderly, and limited English-speaking taxpayers who need assistance in preparing their tax returns are encouraged to participate. 

To find more information on free tax preparation assistance—including location, hours of operation, appointment types, and more, visit the link below. 

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File FREE and claim your refund. 

Need an ITIN? Free ITIN Assistance is available.

What you need at a VITA appointment.

Taxpayer must be present during filing

  • If married, both taxpayers must be present. 
  • Photo ID for yourself and spouse
  • Social Security card and/or ITIN Number for ALL family members
  • All W2 forms, 1099 forms, etc. 
  • Copy of prior year tax return
  • Information regarding your wages or cash income/expenses
  • Tuition fees and expense (form 1098T)
  • Total paid to day care provider and their ID number
  • Prof of foreign status if applying for ITIN
  • Bank Account and routing number for Direct Deposit
Street Address
City, State Zip
General Schedule: Dates/Times for more locations and times. 


The Spanish FTPLA Flyer in color with a parent, child, and a younger child and a QR code can be scan.

Declare sus impuestos GRATUITAMENTE y reclame su reembolso. 

¿Necessita un ITIN? Hay asistencia gratuita disponible. 

¿Qué documentos debe traer a su cita VITA?

La persona que va a presentar la declaración tiene que estar presente.

  • Identificación suya y de su pareja
  • Tarjeta de seguro social y/o número de identificación del contribuyente (ITIN) de todos los miembros de la familia
  • Todos sus Formularios W2, Formulario 1099, etc.
  • Información acerca de sus ingresos en efectivo y facturas de gastos
  • Copia de su declaración del año pasado
  • Número de cuenta de banco para el depósito directo
  • El total de pagos y gastos escolares (Formulario 1098T)
  • El total de gastos pagados relacionados con el cuidado de sus hijos y número de identificación de la persona que provee estos servicios
  • Documentos que comprueben su identidad de extranjero si va a solicitar un ITIN Haga una cita hoy.


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FREE Tax Prep Community Locations: FREE Tax Prep Community Locations (Cont.):  FREE Tax Prep Community Locations (Cont.): 
1736 Family Crisis Center
5213 W. Pico Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA90019
323-737-3900 ext. 247 or 242
El Nido Family Center - Pacoima
11243 Glenoaks Blvd., Suite 2
Pacoima, CA 91331
Peoples Community Center
9121 Long Beach Blvd.
South Gate CA 90280
All Peoples Community Center
822 E. 20th St.
Los Angeles, CA 90011
213-747-6357 ext. 136
El Nido Family Center - South LA 
2069 W. Slauson Ave. 
Los Angeles, CA 90047 
Pomona Public Library
625 S. Garey Ave.
Pomona CA 91766
Walk-Ins Saturdays 9:00am-400:pm
Barrio Action Youth & Family Ctr.
4927 Huntington Dr., #200
Los Angeles, CA 90032 323-221-0779
Koreatown Youth + Community Center 
3727 W. 6th St., Suite 410 
Los Angeles, CA 90020 
The Children’s Collective, Inc.
915 W. Manchester Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90044
Bresee Foundation
184 S. Bimini Place
Los Angeles, CA 90004
213-387-2822 ext. 113
Latino Resource Organization
1645 Corinth Ave. #112 
Los Angeles, CA 90025 
Toberman Neighborhood Center
131 N. Grand Ave.
San Pedro, CA 90731
310-832-1145 ext.106
Cal State University Northridge
Bookstein Hall Room 1111
18111 Nordhoff Street,
Northridge, CA 91330
Little Tokyo Service Center
231 E 3rdSt, Suite G-106
Los Angeles, CA 90012 
213-473-1637 or
Ventanilla de Asesoria Financiera
Mexican Consulate
2401 West 6th St.
Los Angeles CA 90057
Central City
Neighborhood Partners 501
S. Bixel St.
Los Angeles, CA 90017
213-482-8618 or 213-500-3537
Long Beach Community Action Partnership
117 West Victoria St. 
Long Beach, CA 90805
Villa Park Community Center
363 E. Villa St.
Pasadena CA 91101
Chinatown Service Center
767 N. Hill St., Suite 400
Los Angeles CA 90012
LTSC Angelina Apartments
1336 W. Angelina St. 
Los Angeles, CA 90026
213-473-1637 or
Volunteers of America - Hollywood
900 N. Western Ave.
Los Angeles CA 90029
East LA Community Corporation
1785 East 1st St.
Los Angeles, CA 90033
Mexican American Opportunity Foundation (MAOF)
5657 E. Washington Blvd.
Commerce, CA 90040
Watts Labor Community Action Committee
1212 E. 108th St.
Los Angeles CA 90059
El Centro de Ayuda
2130 E. First St., Suite 110
Los Angeles CA 90033
New Economics for Women
21400 Saticoy St.,2nd Floor 
Canoga Park, CA 91304 
West Los Angeles Family Source Center
1645 Corinth Ave. 112
Los Angeles CA 90025
El Centro del Pueblo
1824 W. Sunset Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90026
213-483-6335 ext. 111
New Economics for Women
6946 Van Nuys Blvd., Suite 220
Van Nuys, CA 91405 


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