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Free Tax Preparation Services in DC

There are free tax preparation services available throughout the District of Columbia and online.

FREE TAX PREPARATION SERVICES IN THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA FOR THE 2019 TAX SEASON

 

DC residents who in 2018 earned $55,000 or less (with dependents) or $35,000 or less (without dependents) are eligible for free income tax preparation services. 

Tax sites are now open and ready to assist you!

 

Tax Preparation Sites in Southeast

 

UPO Ralph Waldo “Petey” Greene Community Service Center

Address: 2907 Martin Luther King Jr Ave, SE, Washington, DC 20032
Site will be Open from 1/28 - 4/15 except on 2/18
Days of Operation: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday 
Hours of Operation: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM 
By appointment only: 202-231-7903
Language of Service: English

Special service days: Walk-in only (service limited based on number of available volunteers) on Saturday 2/2, Saturday 2/9, Saturday 3/2, Saturday 4/6 from 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM and on Monday 4/15 from 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

This tax site is managed by Community Tax Aid.

 

SE Community Credit Center at Good Hope Road Shopping Center

Address: 2831 Alabama Ave SE, Washington, DC 20020 (Entrance on side of Capital One Bank)
Site will be Open from 2/3 - 4/14 
Days of Operation: Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Hours of Operation:  Wednesday: 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM, Saturday: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM and Sunday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Walk-in only
Language of Service: English

This tax site is managed by Community Tax Aid.

 

 

Tax Preparation Sites in Northeast 

 

River Family Strengthening Collaborative

Address: 3917 Minnesota Ave, NE, Washington, DC 20019 (Entrance at Dix St, under green awning)
Site will be Open from 2/2 - 4/13
Days of Operation: Saturday
Hours of Operation: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Walk-in only
Language of Service: English

This tax site is managed by Community Tax Aid.

 

Edgewood Terrace

Address: 601 Edgewood Street, NE, Washington, DC 20017 
Site will be Open from 2/3 - 4/14 
Days of Operation: Sunday
Hours of Operation: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Walk-in only
Language of Service: English

This tax site is managed by Community Tax Aid.

 

 

Tax Preparation Sites in Northwest

CentroNia

Address: 1420 Columbia Road, NW,  Washington, DC 20009
Site will be Open from 2/2 - 4/13
Days of Operation: Saturday
Hours of Operation: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
By appointments only: 202-332-4200 x 1017 or 1075
Walk-ins served when space is available.
Language of Service: English and Spanish

This tax site is managed by Community Tax Aid.

 

Wardman Court Community Center

Address: 1350 Clifton Street, NW, Washington, DC 20009 (Entrance on 14th St, NW) 
Site will be Open from 2/1 - 4/12
Days of Operation: Thursday
Hours of Operation: 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Walk-in only
Language of Service: English

This tax site is managed by Community Tax Aid.

 

Gadget Center – Howard University School of Business

Address: Address will be provided when appointment is confirmed
Site will be Open from 1/29 - 4/13 
Days of Operation: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Hours of Operation: On Tuesday and Thursday: 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM and on Saturday: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
By appointments only: 202-684-8228 or via email at howarduniversityvita@gmail.com
Language of Service: English

This tax site is managed by Community Tax Aid.

 

Jubilee Jobs

Address: 2712 Ontario Road, NW, Washington, DC 20009
Site will be Open from 2/2 - 4/15 (Except on 2/18)
Days of Operation: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Hours of Operation: On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM and on Saturday: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
By appointment only: 202-830-1480 or online at www.communitytaxaiddc.org 
Language of Service: English and Spanish

This tax site is managed by Community Tax Aid.

 

George Washington University School of Business

Address: Duques Hall, 2201 G St, NW, Washington, DC 20052
Site will be Open from 2/2 - 4/15 
Days of Operation: Saturday and Sunday

Hours of Operation: On Tuesday: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Saturday: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM and on Sunday: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Special Day: Monday 4/15: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Walk-in only 
Language of Service: English, Spanish and Chinese

This tax site is managed by Community Tax Aid.

 

McPherson Square (Near 15th St, NW and K St, NW)

Address will be provided when appointment is confirmed 
Site will be Open from 2/5 - 4/2 
Days of Operation: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Hours of Operation: On Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday: 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM, Thursday: 1:30 PM - 8:00 PM, Saturday: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM and Sunday: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
By appointment only: 202-830-1480 or via online at www.communitytaxaiddc.org 
Language of Service: English, Spanish and Chinese

This tax site is managed by Community Tax Aid.

 

Online Free Tax Preparation Services

For DC residents who in 2018 earned up to $66,000 there is an easy, safe, secure and 100% free way to file your federal and state taxes.

Please visit www.myfreetaxes.com/UnitedWayNCA and get going with filing your taxes for free.

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