Does the stress of tax time leave you feeling overwhelmed? Find the cure today with AARP Tax-Aide. Last year, AARP Tax-Aide helped over 18,000 people acrossNew Hampshirefile their tax returns. Collectively, these individuals received more than $10 million in refunds while saving more that $1.5 million in tax preparation fees. With over 50 sites, you can take advantage of this program, too! From February 1 through April 15, AARP Tax-Aide will be helping taxpayers, like you, with their federal income tax returns.
About AARP Tax Aide
AARP Tax-Aide is the nation’s largest free, volunteer-run tax assistance and preparation service. It is available to taxpayers with low- and moderate-incomes and gives special attention to individuals age 60 and older.
Offered in coordination between the AARP Foundation and Internal Revenue Service, Tax-Aide volunteers are trained to assist with filing the 1040 form and the more standard of the schedules, including Schedules A and B. For more information about AARP Tax Aide, download our brochure.
Take Advantage of Tax Aide Today
To find a location near you, simply call our toll-free hotline at 1-888-AARPNOW (1-888-227-7669) or visit www.aarp.org/taxaide. Additionally, Tax-Aide sites can be found by contacting 2-1-1 NH. Residents in New Hampshire can contact 2-1-1 NH toll-free by dialing 2-1-1 in state or 1-866-444-4211 from out of state.
Prepare for Your Meeting with AARP Tax-Aide
Before meeting with an AARP Tax-Aide volunteer, please compile the following information and bring it with you to the AARP Tax-Aide site:
Social Security Numbers/Cards for yourself and your dependents
W-2 Forms from each employer
Unemployment compensation statements
All forms 1099 (1099-INT, 1099-DIV, 1099-misc) showing interest and/or dividends as well as documentation showing the original purchase price of the sold assets
All forms indicating federal income tax withheld or paid
Child care provider information (name, employer ID, Social Security Numbers.
All receipts or canceled checks if itemizing deductions
A copy of last year’s return
Are you comfortable doing your own tax returns? Want to help others take the anxiety out of tax time? AARP Tax Aide is looking for volunteers across the state. If you’re interested in being an AARP Tax-Aide volunteer, send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org with your contact information. You’ll be glad you did!
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