Free tax assistance offered through AARP

Posted at 11:22 AM, Feb 02, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-02 19:14:16-05

The AARP Foundation is providing free, IRS certified, tax assistance for all Idaho taxpayers through the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program.

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide, in its 49th year, is the nation’s largest free tax assistance and preparation service. You do not need to be a member of AARP or a retiree to use this free service. It is available to anyone,young or old, AARP member or not.

“We are pleased to partner with the Internal Revenue Service to help provide clarity for Idaho taxpayers in what can otherwise be a complicated time of the year,” said Lupe Wissel, AARP Idaho State Director. “Tax-Aide is an incredible free resource for families and individuals across the state.”

Last year, 284 AARP Foundation Tax-Aide volunteers helped more than 32,000 Idahoans file their federal and state tax returns. The program is offered at approximately 40 sites across the Gem State including senior centers, libraries and other convenient locations.

For more information or to locate an AARP Foundation Tax-Aide site, visit or call 208-855-4004. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide is offered in conjunction with the IRS.

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