Free Tax Resources

Hampshire and Franklin Counties:
Community Action Pioneer Valley’s VITA program helps taxpayers with lower incomes maximize their tax refund and reduce their taxes due. Taxes are prepared by IRS-certified volunteers and then filed electronically. VITA services are offered from February through April.

Eligibility is based on three factors:

-Your town of residence (must be within service area for Community Action)

-Your annual income (AGI must be below certain limits)

-Your tax situation (some income sources are outside the scope)

Learn more at Community Action:

Hampden County:
 Valley Opportunity Council offers free tax preparation through VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) to those of low- to moderate-income residing in Massachusetts. They have locations in Holyoke, Chicopee, and Westfield. Learn more or find out if you are eligible here: