For the fifth year, VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) sites on the Dyersburg campus and at the DSCC Jimmy Naifeh Center (DSCC JNC) at Tipton County (Covington) are providing free tax filing services for those area taxpayers with adjusted gross incomes of less than $49,000.
DSCC offers this service as a member of the Family Self-Sufficiency Alliance of West Tennessee.
The Dyersburg VITA center, located in the Learning Resource Center, opened on Monday, January 24 and provides tax services Mondays and Thursdays from 5:00 - 7:30 p.m. through April 14.
The VITA site at the DSCC JNC opened Monday, Jan. 24 and provides assistance Mondays and Wednesdays from 1 - 7 p.m. through April 13.
In 2010, the DSCC VITA sites enabled 488 area residents to receive a combined total of $684,542 in tax refunds.
DSCC joined the Family Self-Sufficiency Alliance of West Tennessee five years ago.