Volunteer Income Tax Association  (VITA)

NABA St. Louis - VITA Program


Our IRS-certified tax preparers work with our community partners to provide free tax assistance and bank consultation to low-to-moderate income earners, the elderly and disabled taxpayers. Click here for what documents to bring. 


Service time: January to April

Tax Preparers: For low-to-moderate income earners, senior citizens and those with disabilities. You will prepare federal and state tax returns electronically. No experience necessary – we train you! We ask you to commit to tax law training of 12 hours and a minimum of ten 6-hour shifts preparing taxes.

Greeters: Greet taxpayers and help them fill out an Intake form to make sure all necessary documents and information is available to have tax returns prepared. We ask you to commit to about 28 hours of volunteer time. Training of 4 hours and a minimum of four 6-hour shifts greeting taxpayers.

If you would like to volunteer to help in your community or have any questions, please send an e-mail to with your name, email address so we can contact you. 


MyFreeTaxes is a FREE service NABA offers in partnership with United Way and H & R Block.

If your income is $66,000 or less, you can electronically file Federal & State tax returns online FOR FREE !!! CLICK HERE to get started Link takes you to a secure site.

For Walk-in Sites and MyFreeTaxes: Electronic Filing Only. Direct Deposit of Refunds Available


Want your name entered into a pool to win cash prizes if you save part of your refund? Whether you come to one of NABA’s walk-in sites in St. Louis or use NABA’s online free tax site (My Free Taxes), you can participate in this program. Click here for more information about SaveYourRefund.


We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and donations made to NABA are tax deductible. Click here if you would like to donate to support NABA’s outreach programs which include free income tax preparation.