Through April 15, AARP Foundation is providing free tax assistance and preparation in Lebanon County through its Tax-Aide program, the nation’s largest free tax assistance and preparation service.
Tax-Aide volunteers have served taxpayers in Lebanon County for more than 20 years.
There are four tax sites in Lebanon County:
Holy Trinity Lutheran Church
723 Lehman St., Lebanon
Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Lebanon Area Evangelical Free Church
600 Shepherd St., Jonestown
Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Lebanon Senior Center
710 Maple St., Lebanon
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Myerstown Church of the Brethren
51 W. Stoever Ave., Myerstown
Tuesdays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Tax appointments can be made at any of these Lebanon County tax sites by calling (717) 274-2596 or (717) 376-4664. These phones will be answered during the following times: Mondays, 9 a.m. to noon; Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; and Wednesdays, noon to 3 p.m.
During the tax year 2018, 16 Lebanon County volunteer counselors completed 1,228 tax returns for taxpayers whose average adjusted gross income was between $20,208 and $30,525. The program is also supported by the help of six volunteer tax-site greeters and 10 volunteer appointment schedulers.
AARP Foundation Tax-Aide volunteers are trained and IRS-certified each year to ensure they know about and understand the latest tax laws.
To find another Tax-Aide site or for more information, including which documents to bring to the tax site, visit aarp.org/findtaxhelp or call (888) AARPNOW or (888) 227-7669.