File Your Taxes for Free

GSC’s Accounting 399 class is offering assistance to anyone who qualifies for the IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) “Free File” program. The IRS-certified volunteers will be available on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3-5 p.m. in room 309B in the Heflin administration building through April 15.

The program offers assistance to people making up to $58,000 annually and are filing basic returns. Both federal and state returns may be filed electronically free of charge.

Please bring the following with you:

This year’s tax package

Wage and earnings statement (form W-2) from all employers

Interest and dividend statements (form 1099)

Tuition statement (form 1098-T)

A copy of your 2012 tax return if available

Relevant information about income and expenses

Social Security cards for taxpayers and dependents

Bank routing and account numbers (located at the bottom of your checks) for direct deposit information

If you would like to prepare your own tax return, please visit and follow the instructions.

Please contact Cheryl McKinney, CPA and GSC Associate Professor of Business at (304) 462-6263 or

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