Free Tax Filing Services

Find a VITA Site Near You

In order to claim your Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) benefit, you must file a tax return. Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) sites provide FREE tax filing services. Locate a site below or find other sites near you.


    Through a partnership with Georgia United Credit Union, student volunteers with the University of Georgia Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program have assisted more than 10,000 households statewide in preparing and filing state and federal income tax returns free of charge while also providing client-specific tax planning education for the following tax year. Learn more about UGA VITA at

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  • Hancock Community Development

    Hancock Community Development’s VITA program offers free tax help to those in Athens who make $51,000 or less and need assistance in preparing their own tax returns. To make a free take preparation appointment, call 706-546-1154 or visit their website.

  • East Athens Development Corporation

    EADC is offering free tax filing services through their VITA program each Saturday from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. This service is by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, call their VITA helpline at (706) 338-0192, or email them at For more information visit their website.

  • MyFreeTaxes

    Through United Way’s partnership with H&R Block, every household with a simple return can file their federal and state taxes online for free using MyFreeTaxes.

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