Tax Preparation

Free Electronic Tax Return Filing

NOTE: The College of DuPage VITA site is no longer accepting appointments..

If you have questions about a return filed this year, e-mail or leave a message at (630) 942-3450.

Helpful reminders

  • Please arrive to your appointment 10 to 15 minute prior to the start time, in order to check in and complete the IRS Intake form. 
  • The IRS Intake Form can also be completed online. Bring a printed copy of the completed intake form to your appointment.
  • Bring account information if you wish to direct deposit.

Tax Preparation Documents

  • Prior year 2017 federal and state tax returns filed with the IRS and Illinois Department of Revenue or other states 
  • W-2 for wages
  • Alimony received
  • Real estate tax payments
  • Information on charitable donation-receipts etc.
  • Child care expenses and details regarding provider

Additional Forms Received

  • 1095 A-C for health insurance
  • 1098 Mortgage interest or education expenses
  • 1099 INT, DIV, etc.
  • 5498 HSA contributions
  • 1098-T for tuition paid
  • 1098-E for student loan interest
  • Form 1099-R for retirement distributions
  • Any other tax reporting form you received


Free File: Do Your Federal Taxes for Free

Free file is a fast,safe, and free way to do your federal return online. Prepare and e-file your return to the IRS with free tax software or fillable forms. Choose a Free File option based on your income.

  • Free File Software for income below $66,000
  • Free File Fillable Forms for income above $66,000 

To access Free File Software or Forms visit: Free File 

If you have questions please e-mail or call (630)942-3450. Please leave a message and someone will get back to you in 24 hours.


Contact Information

Maureen McBeth, Coordinator
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 1451, (630) 942-2879

Bev Carlson, Program Support Specialist
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 1443, (630) 942-2140

Anika Collins, Program Advising
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 1454D, (630) 942-3961

Business and Applied Technology Division
Technical Education Center (TEC), Room 1034, (630) 942-2592