Free Tax Preparation Assistance at Notre Dame de Namur University (NDNU)

For Immediate Release (1/22/2018)

NDNU accounting students volunteer to assist low-income filers

Belmont, Calif.—The School of Business & Management at Notre Dame de Namur University is providing a low-income tax preparation and e-filing service every Friday from February 2 to April 6, 2018 (except Friday, March 9, 2018). The hours when assistance is available are 1–4 p.m. in Saint Mary’s Hall, Room #117. No appointment is necessary. For the purposes of this service, low income is considered less than $54,000 annual income.

The service is provided by trained and IRS-certified volunteers who are accounting students at NDNU. Tax forms will be checked for accuracy by a senior level tax preparer before they are mailed or e-filed to the IRS. The service is offered at no cost. For more information, call (650) 508-3591.

Please bring with you the following documents:

  • Photo ID for each person on your tax return
  • Social Security card or ITIN for each person on your tax return
  • W-2s from all jobs held in 2017
  • All 1099s, 1098s and any other tax forms
  • Last year’s tax return
  • Childcare provider information
  • Landlord’s name, address, and phone number for CA renter’s credit
  • Your household’s health coverage information (Forms 1095-A, B, or C)
  • Savings and checking account and routing numbers for direct deposit


Notre Dame de Namur University (NDNU) is a Catholic, not-for-profit, coeducational institution serving approximately 1,600 students from diverse backgrounds. Established in 1851 by the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur, NDNU is the third-oldest college in California and the first authorized to grant the baccalaureate degree to women. NDNU maintains a strong commitment to academic excellence, social justice, and community engagement. The university is fully accredited and offers a rich variety of undergraduate, graduate, doctoral, and teacher credential programs. The historic campus is located on the San Francisco Peninsula in Silicon Valley. For more information, visit

For more information about the program:


Hamid Azad
(650) 508-3598


Zack Rogow
(650) 508-3585