About VITA

VITA is a free and confidential service offered on a first-come, first-served basis and is open to low-income and moderate-income individuals and families. VITA volunteers are IRS certified and will prepare basic tax forms such as the 1040. However, there are some forms that cannot be prepared by VITA. VITA will file back taxes from 2011 to present. VITA will also provide assistance with amended returns during the month of March.


Main VITA Site:

L.T. Ross Building

2247 Western Ave.

Knoxville, TN 37921

(865) 546-3500



Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) offers

Free Tax Preparation

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Over 2400 Income Tax Returns Prepared!!!

The 2014 Tax Season was a great success, CAC VITA Services helped 2400 individuals and families “keep their money” by providing free income tax services. This saved an estimated grand total of $600,000 in preparation fees for our customers this year.

The L. T. Ross VITA site is now closed to walk-up tax preparation. We are open on a year-round basis, but by appointment only during the “off season.” We are available to help with your tax needs.

For an appointment please call (865) 546-3500 or email CAC VITA.

News And Events


EITC Awareness

Help us get the word out about the Earned Income Tax Credit! The Earned Income Tax Credit makes life a little easier for working people.  For the first time this year, millions more workers will qualify for the EITC, so awareness is critical. To see if you qualify for the EITC, please check here. For more Information, please email CAC VITA with the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program at the CAC L. T. Ross Building or call our office at (865) 546-3500.