2/13/2013 8:26:00 AM Free Tax Prep through April 15
Beginning Feb. 1, AARP Foundation Tax-Aide offers free tax counseling and tax preparation assistance for people of middle and low incomes with special attention given to people over 60. The program will operate through April 15, the deadline for filing 2012 tax returns.
Last year, 1,200 AARP Foundation Tax-Aide volunteers in Arizona helped over 84,000 people and filed more than 54,000 tax returns. Arizona Tax-Aide volunteers join the more than 35,000 AARP Foundation Tax-Aide volunteers across the country, helping millions of taxpayers each year.
AARP Foundation Tax-Aide volunteers are trained in cooperation with the Internal Revenue Service and offer help with personal income tax returns at various locations throughout Arizona including senior centers, libraries and churches.
For more information about an AARP Foundation Tax-Aide site near you call (888) OUR-AARP, (1-888 867-2277) or visit the AARP web site at www.aarp.org/taxaide.