Pickens Senior Center offers free tax help for low-moderate income

PICKENS — Senior citizens in the Pickens area will get a chance to get help with their tax preparation at the Pickens Senior Center on February 24.
The AARP Foundation Tax-Aide will offer free tax help for taxpayers with low and moderate income, with special attention to residents age 60 and older.
The event will be held Friday, February 24, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Pickens Senior Center located at 129 School House St. in Pickens.
Those attended are asked to have the following information when coming to the Senior Center: a copy of last year’s income tax return(s); W-2 forms from each employer; unemployment compensation statements; SSA-1099 form if you were paid Social Security benefits; all 1099 forms (1099-INT, 1099-DIV, 1099-B, etc.) showing interest and/or dividends and documentation showing original purchase price of sold assets; 1099-misc. showing any miscellaneous income; 1099-R form if you received a pension or annuity; all forms indicating federal income tax paid; dependent care provider information (name, employer, ID, Social Security number); all receipts or canceled checks if itemizing deductions; Social Security cards or other official documentation for yourself and all dependents.
For more information about AARP Foundation Tax-Aide at the Pickens Senior Center, please call 878-6000.