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Filing Deadline Doesn't Have to be Taxing

Filing Deadline Doesn’t Have to be Taxing

Posted on 04/7/2014 by | AARP Hawaii | Comments

About AARP | Events | Hawaii | Money & Work With one week to go before the federal tax filing deadline, AARP Foundation Tax-Aide is providing free tax preparation assistance at convenient locations across the state. AARP Tax-Aide is the nation’s largest free tax preparation service, with special attention to residents age 60 and older who have low-to-moderate incomes. You do not have to be a member of AARP or a retiree to take advantage of this free service. Last year in Hawaii, Tax Aide volunteers helped more than 16,000 …

It’s Not Too Late For a Tax Break

It’s Not Too Late For a Tax Break

Posted on 04/1/2014 by | AARP National | Comments

California | Connecticut | Florida | Illinois | Indiana | Iowa | Kansas | Maryland | Mississippi | Money & Work | Money & Work | Money & Work | Money & Work | Money & Work | Money & Work | Money & Work | Money & Work | Money & Work | Money & Work | Money & Work | Money & Work | Money & Work | Money & Work | Money & Work | New Hampshire | Oregon | Virginia | Washington | Washington DC | Wisconsin By Jean C. Setzfand Even though 2013 has come and gone, you can still get a tax break when you file your income tax return. How? By contributing to a Traditional IRA. If you’re self-employed, the same applies to your SEP-IRA or Keogh plan. If you need help filing your taxes, you may qualify for free assistance from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) or the AARP Foundation’s Tax-Aide program. Read on to learn how. Tax Breaks on IRA Contributions The …

AARP Tax-Aide Sites Open in 11 Locations

AARP Tax-Aide Sites Open in 11 Locations

Posted on 03/20/2014 by | AARP North Dakota | Comments

Local Resources | Money & Work | North Dakota | Press AARP Tax-Aide sites across North Dakota are open and ready to help people prepare their 2013 tax returns. This service is available to middle- and low-income taxpayers of all ages with special attention to those 60 and older. You do not have to be an AARP member to take advantage of this free service, says Muriel Peterson of Bismarck, volunteer state coordinator of Tax-Aide in North Dakota. IRS-certified volunteers are trained to assist in filing accurate returns and help taxpayers …

Tax tips for seniors

Tax tips for seniors

Posted on 03/17/2014 by | AARP Michigan | Comments

Michigan | Money & Work From Detroit Free Press Jerry sits near the door at the last stop for retirees and others who are receiving free tax help one cold, but sunny March day at Warren City Hall. He makes sure the tax filers authorize that returns can be electronically filed and he reviews returns, too. At 91, he has been volunteering nearly 31 years to prepare taxes for the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide service. “I was doing it when we did it on paper,” said …

Free tax assistance via AARP Tax-Aide

Nevadans, get free assistance preparing and filing your taxes!

Posted on 03/3/2014 by | AARP Nevada | Comments

Local Resources | Money & Work | Nevada Need a little help preparing and filing your taxes? You’re in luck! This year, AARP Foundation is again providing free tax assistance and preparation for taxpayers with low to moderate income through the Tax-Aide program.  AARP Foundation Tax-Aide, in its 45th year, is the nation’s largest free tax assistance and preparation service, giving special attention those 60 and older.  You do not need to be a member of AARP or a retiree to use this free service.      “The Tax-Aide …

tax season

It’s not too late for a tax break

Posted on 03/2/2014 by | AARP Nevada | Comments

Money & Work | Nevada Even though 2013 has come and gone, you can still get a tax break when you file your income tax return. How? By contributing to a Traditional IRA. If you’re self-employed, the same applies to your SEP-IRA or Keogh plan. If you need help filing your taxes, you may qualify for free assistance from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) or the AARP Foundation’s Tax-Aide program. Read on to learn how.   Tax Breaks on IRA Contributions The IRS allows IRA …