The Paris Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) site will open on Tuesday, February 2. 2021, and will be in operation for all Tuesdays in the months of February and March. Once again, the VITA site will be located at the Atkins-Porter Recreation Center in Paris. The site is taking appointments for the hours of 9 a.m.. until 4:30 p.m. each Tuesday. Appointments may be made by calling Carole Walsh at 731 642 4178. No phone calls on Tuesdays as the phone number will not operate those days.
The A-P Rec Center is located at the corner of Highland and Walnut Streets in Paris. This VITA site efiled over 600 Federal tax returns in the previous years, Any one who is a senior citizen or disabled, and income under $60,000 is able to have their taxes done. Efiling and EIC and special credits can be done. Items to bring to the VITA site to have your tax return prepared are:
*Proof of identification
*Social Security cards for you, your spouse and dependents and/or a Social Security Number verification letter issued by the Social Security Administration
*Birth dates for you, your spouse and dependents on the tax return
*Wage and earning statement(s) Form W-2, W-2G, 1099-R, from all employers
*Interest and dividend statements from banks (Forms 1099)
*A copy of last year’s federal and state returns if available
*Bank routing numbers and account numbers for direct deposit
*Total paid for daycare provider and the daycare provider’s tax identifying number
*Charity donations and medical bills paid
*Educational: any documents that you have paid
*Forms 1095 A-B-or C from health care marketplace.