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Monday, February 19, 2018by kenna.kj

Free Tax Assistance at Suzette Brumleve Memorial Effingham Public Library

The Effingham Public Library is pleased to partner with the AARP Tax Aide Program in providing free tax preparation and return assistance for any low to moderate income tax payers at the library on Tuesdays in February, March and April by appointment.

AARP Tax Aide Program requires that participants bring:

  • Photo id for the taxpayer and spouse
  • Social security card or some official document showing the social security number of any individual appearing on the tax return
  • 2016 Tax Return Form
  • All income forms:  W-2, 1099-Misc, 1099R, Railroad, SSA, etc.
  • Royalties, interest and dividend statements
  • Health insurance documents
  • Business income and expense records
  • Real estate taxes paid records including the property index number
  • Charitable contributions records
  • Any other deductible expense records

Call the library Monday through Friday at 217-342-2464 x. 1 to make an appointment. For more information, contact Catherine Bailey, Programming Outreach Manager at 217 342 2464 orcatherine@effinghamlibrary.org

For further information about the AARP Tax Aide Program please see http://www.aarp.org/money/taxes/info-01-2011/important-tax-documents.html

The AARP Tax Aide Program is free because of volunteers. And volunteers are needed in Effingham. Not all volunteers prepare tax returns. Greeters are also needed.

More information is available online at www.aarp.org/giving-back