Get free income tax help at three MCC campuses

2017 Tax Sites
Next Step KC’s full VITA site schedule (click for full image)

Once again this year, Metropolitan Community College, in partnership with Next Step KC, is hosting IRS-certified counselors from Voluntary Income Tax Assistance for those who qualify for free aid in doing their taxes.

Tax services (federal and state electronic e-filing) for individuals with a household income of less than $54,000 are available on three MCC campuses from now through April: MCC-Longview, MCC-Maple Woods and MCC-Penn Valley.

It should be noted that the deadline to file taxes falls on Tuesday, April 18, this year.

The following link provides details on the documents (if applicable) that taxpayers should bring with them to the tax site:  Click here for tax documents.

The MCC locations and schedule:

MCC-Longview VITA site information

  • 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Saturdays from Feb. 4-April 15
  • Open Feb. 4, Feb. 11, Feb. 18, Feb. 25, March 4, March 1, March 25, April 1, April 8, April 15
  • EXCEPTIONS: Closed March 18 (MCC’s spring break)
  • MCC-Longview is at 500 S.W. Longview Road, Lee’s Summit. Go to Business building (BU), Rooms 202 and 204


MCC-Maple Woods VITA site information

  • 4- 7 p.m. Wednesdays from Feb. 1-April 12
  • Open Feb. 1, Feb. 8, Feb. 15, Feb. 22, April, 5, April 12
  • EXCEPTIONS: Closed the month of March
  • MCC-Maple Woods is at 2601 N.E. Barry Rd, Kansas City. Go to the  Computing Business Building (CB), Room 105


MCC-Penn Valley VITA site information

  • 5-7 p.m. Tuesdays from Feb. 7-April 11
  • Open Feb. 7, Feb. 14, Feb. 21, Feb. 28, March 7, March 21, March 28, April 4, April 11
  • EXCEPTIONS: Closed March 14 (MCC’s spring break)
  • MCC-Penn Valley is at  3201 Southwest Traffficway, Kansas City. Go to the Humanities building, Room 103B