Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach partners with The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program to offer free tax preparation and electronic filing for low- to moderate-income Iowans.

Program not available in all locations. Call the AARP volunteer tax preparers at 1-800-906-9887 to find a site near you.

Northeast Iowa Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (NEIVITA)

All VITA sites (Cresco, Decorah, Postville, Elkader, and Waukon) will be working together to provide you with the same services whether we meet with you onsite, drop off or remotely. 

To make a tax appointment, call 563-277-7246 or Email NEIVITA.Assist@gmail.com

Click here for the NEIVITA website for forms and information

Location Services Offered Days/Hours

Cresco Public Library
320 North Elm

In-person only

Thursday 9-4

Decorah ISU Extension Office
2316 Sweet Parkway Road


Tuesday 8-4
Wednesday 8-4

Elkader ISU Extension Office
120 S Main St Elkader

Drop-off only

Tuesday 9-12
Wednesday 1-4

Postville Public Library
234 West Tilden Street

Drop-off only

Friday 10-4

Waukon ISU Extension Office
218 7th Ave SE, Suite 102


Tuesday 9-4
Wednesday 9-4