First Shiloh Baptist Church

BFNC - First Shiloh – Belmont VITA Tax Season 2020-2021

VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) provide FREE, CONFIDENTIAL, and SECURE preparation and e-filing of Federal and State income taxes, for taxpayers who qualify. This service is available for basic returns with income up to $57,000.

And YES, it really is free for qualifying taxpayers.  No strings attached.

The IRS announced they will begin accepting and processing 2020 tax year returns on
Friday, February 12, 2021. 

Coronavirus Update – Your Safety Comes First

We want everyone to be healthy and prioritize their safety over visiting a VITA site.  While many VITA sites still remain CLOSED due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This year we are offering two methods to have your return prepared by our volunteers.

2 Ways to File – February 11, 2021 to May 17, 2021

Submit your documents safely and securely online at  


Make an appointment for your tax documents to be scanned:

Mask are required
Only tax clients with a scheduled appointment will be allowed inside

You must bring:

Proof of Identification

Social Security Cards

ITIN paperwork, or Social Security Statement (SSA-1099)

 Your Spouse, Birth Dates

Previous Returns

Wage and Income Statements

Tip Income

1095-A, 1098, IRA Contributions, Day Care, Receipts for Self-Employment Expenses, Teacher Expenses, First-time Home Buyer’s Credit Information, Debt Forgiveness or Foreclosure

Renewable Energy or Energy Efficiency Improvements Purchases

For more information about VITA Tax Program or Economic Empowerment Support Services please visit


or call 716-853-0600 extension 132

Free Tax Preparation  from VITA