The SMU Dedman School of Law’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program helps individuals in the Dallas community by preparing tax returns using IRS software and transmitting the returns electronically to the IRS. SMU law students help to prepare basic income tax returns free of charge at designated IRS/VITA sites for individuals of low to moderate income, individuals with disabilities, non-English speaking taxpayers, and the elderly.
Confirmation Agreement for VITA – due by January 25, 2013 (for SMU law students)
VITA Site List - for 2013
Mandatory VITA Tests – January 25, 2013 due by 5 p.m. - 3 required tests and 4 forms are due.
Schedule Requests - You may begin scheduling your hours online beginning January 27, 2013.
Confirmed Dates/Times - available on January 27, 2013.
Logistics of the program are as follows:
Specifically regarding hours of credit:
Specifically regarding site locations:
Please email Lynn Moubry with questions regarding the VITA program. Please complete a Public Service Commitment form Confirmation Agreement form, and return it to Lynn Moubry in Carr Collins Jr. Hall – suite 320 if you plan to participate.
Thanks for your interest, and we'll see you in January!
Lynn Moubry, Public Service Program Assistant