Tax Help for Residents Over Age 50 provided by AARP

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Tax season is here. If you need help filing, you can go to the Harlingen Public Library.

AARP is giving free tax help to people over the age of 50.

Volunteers will be preparing taxes every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Be sure to bring all documents that show your income.

ID and your Social Security Card will also be needed.

Volunteers will be available until April 17th, with the exception of March 13 – 17.

Mabel Hockaday – Librarian, “This is a service that we provide every year since 2003. It helps the public and the patrons to work on their income tax. The AARP they provide a service for free. We provide the space we provide the computers we provide the actual internet connectivity and printers. They serve about 30 people a day but they usually have lines of people waiting here before 7:00 in the morning. And they open only from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday here at the library.”

This service has been provided for 14 years now. Just a reminder, the last day to file your taxes is April 17th.

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