It’s tax time! There’s some good news for Aptos tax payers – Project SCOUT (Senior Citizen Outreach) will be offering free income tax help at the Aptos library. Project SCOUT’s IRS-trained volunteers will be available in person for help – at no charge! – at the Aptos Library from 1 to 3 PM on the following Thursdays:
- March 26
- April 2
- April 9
If none of those times work for you, they will also be offering tax preparation assistance at the Santa Cruz Library on the following Tuesdays: March 31, April 7, and April 14th from 3 PM until 6 PM. They’ll also be available on Saturdays: March 28, April 4, and April 11 from 11 AM to 1 PM, and one last time on Tax Day, April 15th, from 3 to 6 PM.
Help will be offered on a drop in basis. Please bring a photo ID, social security number or ITIN for each person on your tax return. Also please bring all your W-2, 1099 and 1098 forms for tax year 2014. Please also bring child care cost and provider info for 2014…and a voided check and last year’s tax forms are helpful, but not required.