What is the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program?
The VITA program is a cooperative effort by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and many individual states, including Wisconsin. Volunteers trained by the IRS and the Wisconsin Department of Revenue (DOR) prepare basic income tax returns for free. Most VITA sites offer free electronic filing.
What is the Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) program?
The TCE program is supported by the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Foundation. AARP's Tax-Aide volunteers are trained in cooperation with the IRS and DOR to prepare basic income tax returns for free. Most of these sites offer free electronic filing