Volunteer Income Tax Assistance

United Way of Southern Cameron County and VITA partners helpED working families claim $4.7 million of Earned Income Tax Credits in 2020.

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Sites are open annually from late January until April 15 for individuals and families with household incomes of $56,000 or less. United Way of Southern Cameron County and its coalition partners are committed to helping hard-working families achieve financial stability. Funding for VITA is provided by:




Find a free tax assistance site near you by calling 2-1-1 during the tax season or click here for the most recently updated schedule.

Whether residents need professionally trained tax preparers to help file a federal income tax return or are looking to do the work themselves, there are free options for low to moderate income wage earners here in Cameron County.  These partners make VITA possible:


You can also do your own taxes online for FREE using MyFreeTaxes!