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Joyce LaFleur retires after 16 years as a top Tax-Aide volunteer

Posted on 04/22/2015 by | AARP Michigan | Comments

Finances 50+ | Volunteering Joyce LaFleur, AARP Foundation Tax-Aide volunteer extraordinaire, is retiring after 16 years with the program. She was honored for her service and commitment at a Tax-Aide luncheon on Monday, April 20 at the Tri-County Office on Aging. LaFleur served simultaneously as District Coordinator, lead instructor for the district and the Local Coordinator for the Greater Lansing area. During her tenure as the Local Coordinator, the Tri-County Area Agency on Aging Tax-Aide site has consistently been the top-producing location in the state. “Joyce is one …

AARP Utah Volunteers Wanted from Ogden and Logan Areas

Posted on 03/24/2015 by | AARP Utah | Comments

About AARP | Volunteering   Are you looking for a way to get involved in your community and put your time, skills, and experience to work serving and helping others?  Through AARP Utah you can use your talents and creativity to make your local community a better place to live – and meet some new friends along the way! AARP Utah engages hundreds of volunteers across the state through such programs as educational programs, fun connecting events, AARP Driver Safety classes, Tax-Aide, and our …

AARP Tax-Aide Volunteers Often Are Families Helping Other Families

Posted on 03/13/2015 by | AARP GA | Comments

Uncategorized Junior A. Pavik has been volunteering to help his Gwinnett community for over two decades. His personal Tax-Aide greeter and wife of over 60 years is Marilee. Together they have been assisting low to moderate income families file their annual taxes at no cost at Gwinnett Technical College, a strong community collaboration. Tax-Aide volunteers in Georgia average 7-10 years of service and it is not uncommon to see couples and close friends serve together as they assist other community members. …

Get Free Tax Help Starting Feb. 1

Posted on 03/4/2015 by | AARP Wisconsin | Comments

Uncategorized It’s that time of year again and the deadline for filling your tax returns will be here before you know it. Skip the stress with the help of AARP Foundation Tax-Aide, the nation’s largest free volunteer-run tax-assistance and preparation program. This free, confidential service is available to low and middle income taxpayers of all ages, with special attention to those age 60 and older. You do not need to be a member of AARP or a retiree to use Tax-Aide. …

AARP Volunteers Offer Free Tax Filing Services in Connecticut

Posted on 03/1/2015 by | AARP Connecticut | Comments

Finances 50+ | Money & Work | Volunteering AARP Foundation Tax-Aide, the nation’s largest free tax assistance and preparation program, is offering Connecticut taxpayers free assistance with basic federal and state income tax returns through April 15, 2015. Available to middle- and low-income taxpayers, with special attention given to those 60 and older, AARP Foundation Tax-Aide provides face-to-face tax assistance services at 96 sites across Connecticut, including libraries, and senior and community centers. Volunteers are trained and IRS-certified every year. “As the U.S. Tax Code has become increasingly …

Are You Eligible for Property Tax Relief?

Posted on 03/1/2015 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Finances 50+ | Home & Family Property taxes can be burdensome to people living on fixed incomes, and consumer advocates are concerned that more than half of Idahoans eligible for tax relief fail to apply. AARP Idaho is urging qualified citizens not to leave money on the table. The state offers property tax reductions ranging from $150 to $1,320 for people whose income is below $29,100, and who also are widowed; who are over age 65; who are former hostages, prisoners of war or other qualified …