Current Year (2023 Taxes Coming Soon)

This service is for low to moderate-income individuals in the Washington D.C., Maryland, and Virginia areas. All services are free. The appointment website for 2023 taxes will be available starting December 18th, 2023. Appointments will start January 24, 2023.

See below for more information on our tax services.

Prior Year Tax Preparation (2018-2022)

Prior year tax preparation services are offered to the community at no cost by the Financial Empowerment Center. To get started, make an appointment with the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. An IRS-certified volunteer tax preparer will prepare your tax forms. The appointments for Prior Year Taxes will end December 8, 2023. It will resume January 15, 2023. See below for more information on the process.

Filing Limitations

Maximum Income Limit: $60,000.

We do not prepare returns with the following:

  • Business returns with expenses over $25,000 or a net loss.
  • Extensive or complex stock transactions.
  • Rental property.
  • Moving expenses.
  • Purchase or sale of a home.
  • Office-in-home.
  • Nonresident/foreign student (1040NR).


Drop-Off Appointment Times and Process
Hours of Operation:

Monday: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 a.m.- 4 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Tax Process:

  • Tax preparation is by appointment only. No walk-ins.
  • Taxpayers should arrive at their scheduled time, complete all intake documents, and participate in a drop-off interview session.
  • Taxpayers will drop off the required documents and be scheduled to pick up completed returns the following week.

Save time by completing and printing the Intake Form before coming to the drop-off site.

Location of Dropoff Service and COVID-19 Guidelines
Location of Drop-off Service

Prince George's Community College
301 Largo Rd
Largo, MD 20774

The Drop-off Tax Service is held in Chesapeake Hall, Room 108, Parking Lot B.

Chesapeake Hall is located off of Largo Road (Route 202), near the Culinary Art Building.

COVID-19 Guidelines

PGCC VITA site is following all CDC Guidelines regarding the COVID-19 virus.

Masks are not required but strongly suggested on Prince George's Community College's Campus.

Please do not come to the PGCC VITA site if you feel ill or have any flu-like symptoms.


Make Your Prior Year Drop-off Appointment

Please bring the following items:

  • Photo ID for yourself and your spouse
  • Original Social Security cards or ITIN letters are required for yourself, your spouse, and all dependents. No photocopies.
  • Social Security Number of your spouse, if married filing separately
  • Birth dates of dependents
  • Wage and earning statements (W-2, 1099R, Social Security, etc.)
  • Unemployment statement (1099G)
  • Bank interest statements
  • If insurance was purchased through the marketplace ( or State Marketplace, bring from 1095A
  • Stimulus Check Letters from IRS
  • Advanced Child Care Credit Letters from IRS
  • Bank check for direct deposit information
  • Last year’s tax returns, if available
  • All other tax documents