Free income tax preparation and electronic filing offered Feb. 5 through April 17 in St. Lawrence County
Friday, February 2, 2018 - 6:10 am

Free income tax preparation and electronic filing is offered in St. Lawrence County by the AARP Tax-Aide program. The service is available Feb. 5-April 17 in the following locations:

• Massena, Mondays and Tuesdays, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Massena Community Center, 61 Beach St.

• Potsdam, Tuesdays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Midtown Apts., Munson St.

• Canton, Tuesdays, 3-7 p.m.; Knights of Columbus, Miner St.

• Canton, Wednesdays, 1-4 p.m.; by appt. only, Partridge Knoll, 30 Sullivan Dr.; call 315-212-0409 for an appointment.

• Ogdensburg, Thursdays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Ogdensburg Rescue Squad Bldg. (former Hackett’s Store), Pickering St.

No appointment is needed except at the Canton/Partridge Knoll location.

Filers must bring last year’s tax return, a photo ID and Social Security cards for anyone to be included in the tax return.

The Tax-Aide program is not limited to serving senior citizens. AARP does not discriminate based on age. Aides are trained to prepare returns for most taxpayers and can claim all the usual credits, Child Tax Credit, Earned Income Credit, Education Credits, etc.

For more information, call AARP tax-aide, Sheryl Campbell at 315-212-0450.