Resources to help you during tax season this year.

Is your family’s income less than $54,000 a year? You can receive free tax filing help through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program sponsored by the IRS.

To find a location nearby, call Rhode Island 2-1-1 or visit http://irs.treasury.gov/freetaxprep/.  If you are 50 and older or have a disability, you can also call AARP Tax Aide at 1-888-687-2277 for a list of sites offering free tax preparation assistance.