Media Release

 

Thursday, January 23, 2014
For Immediate Release
Parks, Recreation & Neighborhood Services

Contact: Margaret Kurtz
Telephone: 229-6993

 

Free Income Tax Form Preparation Assistance At Las Vegas Centers
Trained Volunteers Will Assist Seniors And Lower-Income Residents

 

Volunteers from AARP and the Internal Revenue Service Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program will offer residents free assistance with personal income tax form preparation and electronic filing at five city of Las Vegas community and senior centers starting this month. Income restrictions will apply to qualify for assistance. Advance appointments are required at all locations. Bring a copy of your 2012 income tax return, Social Security card and all of your applicable 2013 paperwork to the appointment. Call a center below weekdays to schedule an appointment. Centers will be closed Feb. 17 for holiday observance. Go to www.eksnv.org  for additional locations for free personal income tax form assistance.

VITA Free Tax Form Preparation (all ages)
Tuesday-Thursday; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Jan. 28-April 10; by appointment only.
Doolittle Senior Center, 1930 N. J St., (702) 229-6125.
The VITA program offers personal income tax preparation by a certified professional at no cost for individuals with income of $52,000 or less. Call (702) 229-6125 for appointments.

AARP Free Tax Form Preparation (ages 50+)
Mondays and Fridays; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Feb. 3-April 11, by appointment only.
Centennial Hills Active Adult Center, 6601 N. Buffalo Drive, (702) 229-1702.
Call (702) 229-1702 for information and appointments.

AARP Free Tax Form Preparation (all ages)
Tuesdays; 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.; Feb. 4-April 15; by appointment only.
Lieburn Senior Center, 6230 Garwood Ave., (702) 229-1600.
Call (702) 229-1600 for information and appointments.

AARP Free Tax Form Preparation (all ages)
Monday, Wednesday and Friday; 9 a.m. to noon; Feb. 5-April 11; by appointment only.
Las Vegas Senior Center, 451 E. Bonanza Road, (702) 229-6454.
Call 229-6454 for details and to make an appointment.

Ward 6 VITA Free Tax Form Preparation (all ages)
Mondays and Wednesdays; noon to 5 p.m.; Feb. 19-April 9; by appointment only.
Centennial Hills Community Center, 6601 N. Buffalo Drive.
The VITA program is designed to help low- and moderate-income taxpayers complete their annual personal tax returns at no cost. All ages with income under $52,000 are welcome. This location is sponsored by Ward 6 Councilman Steve Ross. Call (702) 249-4948 for information and appointments.

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