tax-aide

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 …

How to Foil Identity Thieves & AARP Maine Testifies on Credit Freeze Bill

Posted on 02/26/2015 by | AARP Maine | Comments

Finances 50+         Contact: Jane Margesson AARP Maine Communications Director 229-5628 or jmargesson@aarp.org   AARP Fraud Watch Network Launches Education Effort to Foil Tax Identity Thieves AARP Maine to Testify on Legislation to Amend State’s Credit Freeze Law   PORTLAND— To coincide with common scams that surface during tax season, the AARP Fraud Watch Network has launched an educational effort to help people protect themselves from tax scams, releasing a 60-second new video, a tip sheet and encouraging people …

Free Tax Preparation and Assistance for Californians

Posted on 02/6/2015 by | AARP California | Comments

Money & Work Are you ready for tax season? Yes, it’s that time of year – and once again, AARP Foundation Tax-Aide is here to help. What is Tax-Aide? It’s the nation’s largest free, volunteer-run tax preparation and assistance program. Since 1968, Tax-Aide has helped nearly 50 million taxpayers with federal, state, and local tax returns. In California, almost 3,000 trained and IRS-certified volunteers helped 187,461 taxpayers receive more than $93 million in income tax refunds and nearly $19 million through the Earned …

Turn to AARP’s Tax-Aide for Tax Preparation Assistance

Posted on 02/3/2015 by | AARP Utah | Comments

About AARP | Local Resources | Volunteering This year, AARP Foundation is again providing free tax assistance and preparation for taxpayers with low to moderate income through the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide, in its 48th year, is the nation’s largest free tax assistance and preparation service, giving special attention the older population.  You do not need to be a member of AARP or a retiree to use this service. “Tax-Aide is one of the most popular services that AARP offers,” said AARP Utah State …

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide is Providing Free Tax Prep Help

Posted on 02/2/2015 by | AARP Washington | Comments

Press By Janet Lam-Rogers, AARP Foundation Tax-Aide Volunteer It’s that time of year again – Tax Time!  If you could use a helping hand, AARP Foundation is providing free tax preparation and electronic filing at sites throughout the state. AARP-Tax-Aide is totally free; you do not need to be a member of AARP or a retiree to use this free service. 2014 tax returns reflect a change as the result of the Affordable Care Act (ACA).  And for those who did …

AARP FOUNDATION TAX-AIDE FREE TAX ASSISTANCE AND PREPARATION BEGINS

Posted on 02/2/2015 by | AARP Virginia | Comments

Local Resources | Press RICHMOND, VA – This year, AARP Foundation is again providing free tax assistance and preparation for taxpayers with low to moderate income through the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide, in its 48th year, is the nation’s largest free tax assistance and preparation service, giving special attention the older population. You do not need to be a member of AARP or a retiree to use this service.  Last year, nearly 1,200 AARP Foundation Tax-Aide volunteers helped nearly 80,000 people …