The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (Vita) program offers free tax help to people who generally 54,000 or less, persons with disabilities and limited english speaking taxpayers who need assistance in preparing their own tax returns. IRS-Certified volunteers provide free basic income tax return preparation with electronic filing to qualified individuals.
11/21/17/: Sharing Deadline
12/25/17: Christmas Deadline
3/7/17:Tax Forms Due
Due Date of Return:
The due date for the US Individual Income Tax Return for Tax Year 2016 is April 18, 2017.
Standard Deduction Increases:
The standard deduction for taxpayers who do not itemize deductions on Schedule A (Form 1040) changes every year. The standard deduction amounts for 2016 are:
$12,600 - Married Filing Jointly or Qualifying Widow(er) with dependent child
$9,300 - Head of Household
$6,300 - Single or Married Filing Separately
Note: There is a higher standard deduction for those filers who are age 65 or older, or legally blind.
Earned Income Credit (EIC):
Amount of Credit Increased - For 2016, the maximum credit is:
$3,373 with one qualifying child
$5,572 with two qualifying children
$6,269 with three or more qualifying children
$506 with no qualifying child
Location & Hours
Southern New Hampshire University
2500 North River Road
Hooksett, NH 03106
SNHU-VITA will be open for the TAX Year on February 14, 2017 and closed on April 7, 2017.
Sessions will be held at Webster Hall, Room 118 on Tuesdays and Fridays from 2:30PM-6:30PM.(*No sessions March 13-17.)