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Tax Return Assistance
February 5, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, repeating until April 9, 2018
An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Friday, repeating until April 13, 2018
An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until April 14, 2018
An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday, repeating until April 15, 2018
Volunteers with the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Foundation’s Tax-Aide program are gearing up to help area residents with their 2017 income tax returns. Volunteers will be available at the Weatherford Public Library (1014 Charles St.) on from Feb. 1 to April 17 on the following days and times:
- Mondays – 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
- Fridays – 1-4:30 p.m.
- Saturdays – 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
- Sundays – 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
The volunteers are trained and tested in current tax law using IRS material to assist in filing basic income tax returns such as a form 1040 with schedules A, B, D, EIC, M, R, SE, and limited Schedules C and E.
To schedule an appointment, call the Weatherford Library at 817-598-4150.
The program provides free tax help for area resident taxpayers with special attention to those age 60 and older. However, you don’t have to be a member of AARP or over age 60. Taxpayers with complex returns are advised to seek paid tax assistance. People who are interested in seeking help from the AARP Tax-Aide volunteers should bring the following items with them when they come in:
- Copy of last year’s income tax return;
- W-2 forms from each employer;
- Unemployment compensation forms;
- SSA-1099 form if they were paid Social Security Benefits;
- All 1099 forms (1099-INT, 1099-DIV, 1099-B, etc.) showing interest and/or Dividends and documentation showing original purchase price of assets sold;
- 1099-misc showing any miscellaneous income;
- 1099-R form if they received a pension or annuity;
- All forms indicating federal income tax paid;
- Dependent care provider information (name, employer ID number or social security number and address);
- Health care documents such as form 1095-A, 109+5-B or 1095-C.
- All receipts or canceled checks if itemizing deductions;
- Social Security cards or other official documentation for themselves and for their dependents.