VITA--Volunteer Income Tax Assistance

How We Help

Free tax filing for individuals makes a huge impact on the financial stability for local families.  GCA is committed to creative solutions to helping families move out of poverty. 

Our VITA  program is a partnership with the Green River Asset Building Coalition, Internal Revenue Service and Untied Way of Central Kentucky.  It is run by local volunteers who are IRS trained and certified and was established in 2017. 

Free Tax Filing--Who We Help

If your household income is less than $66,000 and you don't have business or farm income we can serve you! You do not have to be a client of the food pantry our site is open to anyone in Grayson County who meets the income guidelines!

Schedule Appointment

Our VITA site is open every Monday from mid-January until April 15 (tax day) from 10 AM-5 PM CST. Call 270-259-4000 to make an appointment. Download a checklist of information needed to file taxes annually. 

VITA Downloads

VITA Checklist (pdf)


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VITA Impact


As a single mom every dollar you can save is important. When Tammy heard she could get her taxes filed at GCA for FREE she was thrilled. 

Saving $300-$400 in tax filing means paying bills and buying food for her family. Tammy works hard as a preschool aid and is pursuing a degree in special education but her priority is establishing a permanent home for her and her boys. Since our site opened in 2017, 

Tammy has filed her taxes with us. She has used her filing fee savings and her returns to purchase a trailer for her own. Each year she takes another step in the journey.

 "I was treated with respect and kindness at the tax site, they were very helpful." --Tammy