Free Tax Preparation

In partnership with the Internal Revenue Service, United Way of Northwest Louisiana offers free tax preparation programs designed to help relieve the financial burden of tax preparation fees for thousands of local households.  

Get Your Taxes Prepared for Free

VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance)

VITA provides free federal and state tax preparation for individuals who make $60,000 or less, have disabilities, and are limited English-speaking taxpayers needing assistance in preparing their tax returns. Taxes are prepared by IRS-certified volunteers at strategic sites throughout the Northwest Louisiana territory. Please click the button below to find a site near you.

IMPORTANT! There are required documents to bring when getting your taxes filed. Click here to view and print the checklist.

Do Your Own Taxes for Free


Not afraid to prepare your own taxes? MyFreeTaxes makes filing easy! is a free federal and state tax preparation website for individuals who made $73,000 or less last year.


Visit and select how you would like to file your taxes.

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