Free tax help available at library

Staff reports

Volunteers coordinated through the Mid City Redevelopment Alliance will prepare Basic Federal 1040, 1040A, and 1040EZ Returns and the Louisiana state tax return by appointment next Friday (February 27) at the Iberville Parish Library in Plaquemine.

Help also will be available on Saturday, March 21.

Those requesting help must provide, as applicable, W-2 forms, 1099’s for any taxable income, last year’s returns, child care information (name, address, and taxpayer identification number), voided check for direct deposit (no deposit slips), Social Security and retirement notices (1099).

Both husband and wife must be present when requesting a joint return, and each must provide photo identification. Parents must provide any dependent’s Social Security cards and date of birth of dependents.

 Help will be available, by appointment only, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. next Friday (February 27) and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, March 21. 

Those wishing to make appointments or to get additional information can visit the Main Library in Plaquemine or call 687-4397 or 687-2520.