VITA

Upon the completion of the 2011 tax season, the VITA program conducted a total of 1151 returns.

The total amount in refunds that the participants in the Butler County VITA program received were:
$1,468,684.00

A total of 388 participants received the EITC (Earned Income Tax Credit, amounting to:
 $515,814 in refunds
 
A total of 388 participants received the Child Tax Credit, amounting to:
$47,038 in refunds

A total of 78 participants received the Education Credit, amounting to:
$81,469 in refunds

The average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) of those that participated in the VITA program was:
$15,911.85
 
 
48 VITA Volunteers put in 5376 hours of training and tax preparation.





Upon the completion of the 2010 tax season, the VITA program conducted a total of 795 returns.

The total amount in refunds that the participants in the Butler County VITA program received were:
$1,337,124.00

A total of 336 participants received the EITC (Earned Income Tax Credit, amounting to:
 $447,237 in refunds

A total of 142 participants received the Child Tax Credit, amounting to:
$147,060 in refunds

A total of 27 participants received the Education Credit, amounting to:
$20,594 in refunds

The average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) of those that participated in the VITA program was:
$15,771.25



The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program offers free tax preparation help (Basic Federal and State taxes) for low to moderate-income households (generally $49,000 and below).  For more information on the VITA program, contact the Center for Community Resources at (724) 431-3748

A HUGE thank you to all of the VITA Volunteers for their continued support in assisting the members of our community!