|This tax season don’t deal with the frustration of misplaced forms and tax publications or struggle to answer tax questions. To help low and middle income residents with their taxes, the Chula Vista Public Library has free tax assistance offered by trained volunteers under the auspices of AARP, as well as paper copies of many tax forms and instruction booklets. Special attention will be given to residents over 60.
“We invite our residents to use the library’s services to help prepare their taxes,” said Library Director Betty Waznis. “Whether you need copies of forms or come in for personal assistance, the library is here to make this stressful and busy time easier.”
Free personal tax assistance is offered on the following days and times:
· Civic Center Branch, 365 F Street: AARP has scheduled sessions every Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
· South Chula Vista Branch, 389 Orange Avenue: Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The library is unable to offer appointments in advance. The service is offered on a same day first come, first serve basis and will end on April 15, 2012.
In addition, paper copies of most basic tax forms and booklets are available at both branch libraries.
For more information, visit the Chula Vista’s library, or go online at www.chulavistalibrary.com