Community Action and Human Services Department continues to provide free tax preparation to eligible Miami-Dade County residents
During the COVID-19 Pandemic, the Community Action and Human Services Department (CAHSD) continues to offer free tax preparation assistance through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. With the July 15, 2020 tax filing deadline approaching, residents can receive assistance over the telephone and online.
“For more than 35 years, CAHSD employees, who are IRS-certified tax preparers, have been providing free basic tax preparation services to qualified Miami-Dade County residents,” said Lucia Davis-Raiford, CAHSD Director. This service is available to individuals/households earning $56,000 or less annually, persons with disabilities, the elderly and limited English speaking residents.
Residents in need of assistance should gather the documents listed below and contact one of the CAHSD Community Resource Centers to verify eligibility and schedule an appointment. All tax returns are electronically filed.
- Current State of Florida Picture ID
- Social Security Card for taxpayer, spouse, and all dependents
- Verification of income (examples: W2, 1099-Misc, SSA-1099, 1099-R, etc.)
- Bank Routing and Account number for direct deposit of refund
- Proof of Market Place Insurance 1095-A (if applicable))
Below is a list of participating CAHSD Community Resource Centers.
ACCION JOSEPH CALEB
970 SW 1 Street 5400 NW 22 Avenue
Miami, FL 33130- 3rd & 4th Floor Miami, FL 33142
Tel: (305) 545-2245 Tel: (305) 756-2830
HIALEAH MIAMI GARDENS
300 East 1 Avenue 16405 NW 25 Avenue
Hialeah, FL 33010 Miami, FL 33054
Tel: (305) 884-4801 Tel: (305) 623-6500
1600 NE 3 Avenue 17801 Homestead Avenue
Miami, FL 33136 Miami, FL 33157
Tel: (305) 438-4161 Tel: (305) 254-5804
NARANJA FLORIDA CITY
13955 SW 264 Street 1600 NW 6 Court
Miami, FL 33032 Florida City, FL 33034
Tel: (305) 258-5471 Tel: (305) 247-2068
For more information about Miami-Dade Community Action and Human Services Department programs, please call 786-469-4600 or visit us on the web at www.miamidade.gov/cahsd.