Published on February 2, 2018 | by LawNews
File Your 2017 Taxes for Free! Tax Law Society to Host Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Clinic
The Tax Law Society at Hofstra Law is hosting a Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) clinic. VITA files tax returns for qualifying taxpayers who made $54,000 or less in 2017.
Last year, Tax Law Society students filed 78 returns for low-income individuals in the community as well as Hofstra Law students. They generated $110,245 in refunds for their clients.
This service is available on:
Sunday, FEBRUARY 25 | 10 a.m.-3 p.m. | Room 243
Sunday, MARCH 4 | 10 a.m.-3 p.m. | Room 243
Sunday, MARCH 11 | 10 a.m.-3 p.m. | Room 230
Sunday, MARCH 18 | 10 a.m.-3 p.m. | Room 243
Wednesday, MARCH 21 | 4-7 p.m. | Room 242
Wednesday, APRIL 4 | 4-7 p.m. | Room 205
Saturday, APRIL 7 | 10 a.m.-2 p.m. | Room 242
Saturday, APRIL 14 | 10 a.m.-3 p.m. | Room 243
Sunday, APRIL 15 | 10 a.m.-3 p.m. | Room 243
What should I bring?
• Last year’s tax return
• CDL or ID, Social Security cards or ITIN cards for all family members
• All tax forms: W-2, 1098, 1099
• Information on all deductions/credits — for example, your childcare provider’s name, address, and Social Security number or Tax ID number
• Bank account number for direct deposit
For more information and to make an appointment, please call 516-463-6401 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
121 Hofstra University | Hempstead, NY, 11549
(Entrance to the Law School is on California Avenue, across from Joan Axinn Hall.)