Tax Prep Assistance in Escambia and Santa Rosa Counties01/28/2016

Our community is offering two services for tax preparation support, AARP and United Way%u2019s VITA program. Details are listed below.



·         Electronic filing is available for those with low to moderate incomes, with special attention to those 60 and older.

·         Sites will be open Feb.1 to April 15. A picture ID and last year's return are required.

·         Locations and times are listed below, or call (888) 227-7669 and provide your zip code.


Escambia County Noon to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday, Bayview Senior Center.                  11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, Myrtle Grove United Methodist Church.  10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday and Saturday, Pensacola Public Library. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday and Wednesday, Southwest Region Library.  9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday, St. Luke United Methodist Church.  9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, %u201CRed%u201D Vickrey Community Center.


Santa Rosa County 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday and Wednesday, Avalon Beach Fire Department. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, Gulf Breeze Library.  1 to 5 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday and 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Milton Library.  9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Navarre Library.



Make sure to bring the following items with you when you are having your taxes prepared at a VITA site:

·         Photo proof of identity

·         Social Security cards for tax paper, spouse and dependents

·         All W2s, 1098 and 1099 forms

·         Childcare provider's ID number

·         Taxpayer's banking information or valid mailing address

·         Estimated tax payments

·         Amounts of other income

·         Last year's return, if possible

·         For more information, dial 2-1-1 or call 850-434-3157.


Pensacola State College (Century Center) 440 E. Hecker Rd. Century, FL 32535 ONLY OPEN ON THE FOLLOWING DATES: January 29, 2016 from 10 am to 2 pm February 6, 2016 from 10 am to 2 pm By appointment only. Dial 211 to reserve a spot. Wedgewood Community Center 6405 Wagner Rd. Pensacola, FL 32505 ONLY OPEN ON THE FOLLOWING DATES: February 13, 2016 from 11 am to 2 pm By appointment only. Dial 211 to reserve a spot. Pensacola State College (Pensacola Campus) 1000 College Boulevard, Building 96 Pensacola, FL 32504 Opens January 25, 2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 10am - 4 pm Tuesday and Thursday 10am - 7 pm Saturday 10am - 2pm


Pensacola State College (Warrington Campus) 5555 W. Highway 98, Student Center (Building 3600) Pensacola, FL 32507 Opens February 2, 2016 Tuesday and Thursday 3pm - 7pm


Vocational Services of Global Connections to Employment (Pensacola) 2001 North E Street  Pensacola, FL 32501 By appointment only, call 850.595.1330 to schedule. Opens February 2, 2016 St. Sylvester's Catholic Church (Gulf Breeze) 6464 Gulf Breeze Parkway Gulf Breeze, FL 32566 Opens February 1, 2016 Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday 10am - 4pm Pensacola State College (Milton Campus) 5988 Highway 90, Campus Library (Building 4100) Milton, FL 32583 By appointment only, call 850.484.4450 to schedule. Opens February 2, 2016

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