Free Tax Form Prep Assistance Starts Feb. 12

Posted on January 12, 2018

Free tax  return preparation @ the Otto Kaufman Community Center in Skillman

The AARP and the Somerset County Retired Senior Volunteer Program Tax Aide program provides free federal and state tax preparation services with special attention for seniors & lower income residents.

Volunteer tax counselors are trained and certified by the IRS to assist Somerset County residents and workers in preparing their federal and New Jersey income tax returns. These volunteers are ready to help residents of all ages prepare their tax returns. The volunteer training covers all aspects of personal income tax with special emphasis on matters affecting seniors and lower income residents. Volunteers will also assist seniors prepare their PTR (senior property tax freeze) applications. Last year this free service completed over 2150 returns in Somerset County. Our Montgomery site completed 403 of those returns.

Tax returns can be e-filed to assure a safer, more timely refund.

This service will be available at the Otto Kaufman Community Center in Skillman starting February 12, 2017 through April 17, 2017 by appointment only.   To make an appointment, please call  (908) 541-5710 and ask for the Hillsborough/Montgomery site.

Source: Retired Senior Vol. Program Tax Aide Program