Tax Documentation - Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

Statewide - VITA

Data Provided By
Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceDocuments Needed to Prepare Federal and State Tax Returns

Please review the following list carefully before visiting a free tax site location or paid preparer to ensure that you have all of the required documents needed to complete your federal and State of Colorado tax return:

- Proof of identification (photo ID)
- Original or photo copy Social Security cards for you, your spouse and dependents
- An Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) assignment letter may be substituted for you, your spouse and your dependents if you do not have a Social Security number
- Proof of foreign status, if applying for an ITIN
- Birth dates for you, your spouse and dependents on the tax return
- Wage and earning statements (Form W-2, W-2G, 1099-R,1099-Misc) from all employers
- Interest and dividend statements from banks (Forms 1099)
- All health insurance statements (Form 1095-A, 1095-B, 1095-C)
- Deductible items to bring:
- Mortgage Interest Statement (Form 1098)
- Records of medical and dental expenses
- Charitable contribution receipts
- Property or ownership tax receipts
- Total paid for daycare provider and the daycare provider's tax identifying number such as their Social Security number or business Employer Identification Number
- College tuition statement (1098-T) and account statements, if applicable
- Health Insurance Exemption Certificate, if received
- A copy of last year’s federal and state returns, if available
- Proof of bank account routing and account numbers for direct deposit such as a blank check
- To file taxes electronically on a married-filing-joint tax return, both spouses must be present to sign the required forms
LocationDenver County
Geographical AreaStatewide
Facility/ADA AccessLimited, call for specific information
Intake ProcedureCall for more information or walk into a free Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) site for assistance.
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Client Information
EligibilityLow income households that earn less than $55,000/annually are eligible for free tax preparation at a VITA site.
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. (Internal Revenue Service Hotline)
Specific Hours: 24 hours/7 days a week (Internal Revenue Service Website)
Contact Information
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Contact's Phone 1-800-829-1040 (Internal Revenue Service)
Physical Site Address 1 VITA Locations Vary
Main Phone 1-800-829-1040 (Internal Revenue Service)
Web Address
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
Affiliated Program: Statewide - VITA
This Service: Tax Documentation - Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: General Federal Income Tax Information (DT-8700.2000-300)
State Income Tax Information (DT-8700.8000)