In light of the difficulties for taxpayers during the Coronavirus pandemic, deadlines to file and pay Federal and Illinois income taxes are extended to July 15, 2020.

2020 METEC VITA Schedule [UPDATE June 23]:

  • Metec will being doing taxes on a limited basis by appointment only on the following days:
    • Monday June 29
    • Monday July 6
    • Monday July 13
  • Appointments will be made between 10:00am to 3:00pm in half hour time slots.
  • We are only filing return for the 2019 tax year.
    • NO previous tax years or any tax return amendments.
  • Client’s must come with:
    • All 2019 Tax documents required for filing
    • Driver’s License/State ID/Passport
    • Social Security Card for the taxpayer(s) and all dependents.
  • Clients who do not bring all the required documentation with them forfeit their appointment.
  • Clients who show up more than 5 minutes late past their scheduled time forfeit their appointment.
  • Clients are required to wear a mask and follow appropriate social distancing guidelines.
  • Clients are required to wait in their car until their scheduled appointment time.
  • We cannot accommodate children or extra visitors during appointments, except in the case of clients who require caregiver assistance or other necessary accommodations.

How can I still file my taxes online?

  • Click on one of the following programs to be directed to their website
    • IRS: Free File Online
      • If your 2019 adjusted gross income was $69,000 or less, you may find one or more Free File Online options for you through the IRS.
    • United Way: My Free Taxes
      • Provided by United Way’s partnership with H&R Block, every household with a simple return can file their federal and state taxes.
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