Free 2012 Tax Preparation Resource - Financial Aid Office

Free Tax Preparation!!
In-Person and Drop-off Services Available

Fremont Family Resource Center logo.In partnership with the Union City Library, Newark Library, and the City of Fremont, the City of Fremont's Family Resource Center (FRC) Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program will be providing free quality tax preparation and free e-filing services for qualified individuals and families with household income of $51,000 or less annually.

Walk-in only - no appointment needed! Download the Fremont Family Resource Center VITA Free 2012 Tax Preparation flyer (PDF).

Three Locations!

  1. Fremont Family Resource Center (FRC)
    39155 Liberty Street, Building EFGH, Fremont, CA 94538
    • Mondays & Wednesdays: January 23, 2013 – April 15, 2013
    • 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    • Fridays: 10:00am - 1:00pm
    • * Closed Monday, February 18, 2013 for Presidents' Day
    • ** Free on-site child care provided (limited space)

  2. Newark Library
    6300 Civic Terrace Avenue, Newark, CA 94560
    • Saturdays: February 2, 2013 – March 16, 2013
    • 10:00am - 2:00pm

  3. Union City Library
    34007 Alvarado-Niles Road, Union City, CA 94587
    • Saturdays: February 2, 2013 – March 16, 2013
    • 12:00pm (noon) - 4:00pm

What to Bring?

  1. Photo ID for you and spouse, if married, and original social security/ITIN cards or letters for all persons to be listed on tax return; married couples must come together.
  2. W-2s, 1099s, 1098s for 2012
  3. Other info if applicable: charitable contributions; property tax bill; DMV registration bill; childcare provider info; childcare expenses; college expenses; and landlord info.
  4. For direct deposit and a faster refund, bring a voided check or bank routing number and account numbers (not deposit or withdrawal slip)
  5. 2011 tax return

They Will Not Prepare

  • Married filing separately
  • Self-employment and sole propriety business with expenses over $5,000, depreciation, loss, and office in the home
  • Rental income with rental expenses
  • IRA conversions
  • Other tax situations may be out of scope

VITA is not an Ohlone College program. VITA is sponsored by the United Way of the Bay Area's Earn It! Keep It! Save It! Coalition and the IRS.

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