Free Tax Help: Online and In Person

MAXIMIZE YOUR MONEY by filing your taxes for FREE: online or in person! United Way of Escambia County offers two programs for individuals and families who have an annual income of $64,000 or less. 

Online: File your taxes anywhere, anytime at If you have questions, just call the MyFreeTaxes Helpline at 1-855-698-9435, Monday - Saturday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

In Person: Go to a VITA site and have an IRS-certified volunteer prepare your taxes one-on-one. Location and times are listed below, or you can dial 2-1-1 for the most current information. VITA sites are open the first week of February through April 15th each year.

Pensacola State College Pensacola Campus
1000 College Boulevard Building 98
Mon/Fri 10AM – 4PM
Tues/Wed/Thurs 10AM – 7PM
Sat 10AM – 2PM

Pensacola State College Warrington Campus
5555 West Highway 98 Building 3200
Tues/Wed/Thurs 3 -7PM

Pensacola State College Milton Campus
BY APPOINTMENT ONLY, call 484-4450 to schedule.
5988 Highway 90 Building 4100

St. Sylvester’s Catholic Church in Navarre
7552 Navarre Parkway
Mon 1 – 4PM
Wed/Sat 9AM – 3PM

C.A. Weis Elementary
2701 North Q Street
Thurs 12 - 6:30PM

In 2016, United Way's financial stability programs helped 7,929 individuals and made a $5,935,785 impact on our community. See our 2016 fact sheet for more program statistics.

Make sure to have the following items:

- Photo proof of identity

- Social Security cards for taxpayer, spouse, and dependents

- All W2s, 1098 and 1099 forms

- Childcare provider's ID number

- Taxpayer's banking information or valid mailing address

- Estimated tax payments

- Amounts of other income

- Last year's return, if possible

Learn more about how to Volunteer with VITA. Here are some Common Tax Filing Resources you need to know before you file online. Click here for a helpful Tax Preparation Checklist. Find out the goals and outcomes being accomplished through United Way and Financial Stability Community Funded Partners.