FREE Quality Tax Preparation

Opening date: January 15, 2018

Who is eligible? Families and individuals earning up to $58,000.

Free Services:

*Tax returns for 2012ā€“2017
*Amended returns for 2012ā€“2017
*Free e-filing & direct deposit
*ITIN applications and renewals (Service will resume January 25th, 2018)
*Affordable Care Act + Tax Guidance
*No appointments, walk-ins only

For services, hours of operation and address click here

Learn what to bring with you to ensure a successful trip: Checklist

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Volunteers are a crucial part of our ability to serve so many neighbors. You don’t just have to learn to prepare taxes to show your support ā€“ there are opportunities for intake specialists, translators, office volunteers and more.

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About the Tax Centers

Baker-Ripley Tax Center is a year-round free tax preparation service that serves families and individuals earning up to $58,000. The site is located in Southwest Houston at our Baker-Ripley Neighborhood Center.

Since 2009, our tax centers have prepared over 288,000 tax returns, putting over $390 million back in the pockets of working families. Families save an average of $200 in tax preparation and predatory refund loans fees amounting to an estimated savings of about $7.5 million per year.


  • M-F9:00am - 7:00pm
  • Sat 9:00am - 4:00pm
  • Sun Closed


Open SUN 12pm-5pm: 1/28, 2/4, 2/11, 2/18, 2/25, 4/15 March: M-F 9am - 6pm; Sat 9am - 3pm ITIN Applications and Renewals on Thursday and Saturday 9am - 3pm (Starting January 25)


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