Starting Monday, Feb. 17, the Oswego Senior Center will offer free income tax return preparation.
Volunteers will provide free state and federal tax prep for individuals who earn $25,000 or less, or families with an income up to $52,000. Volunteers are trained and certified through VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Preparation Assistance) in collaboration with the IRS.
Appointments are available from 1 to 5 p.m. Mondays through April 17, at the center, 156 E. Washington St.
Sunday appointments will also be offered on from 9 a.m. to noon on March 8 and March 22.
To make an appointment, call 630-554-5602.
Residents should bring the following information to their appointments: Proof of identification for you and your spouse (if filing jointly); Social Security cards for spouse and dependents; birth dates, all W-2's and/or 1099's ; property tax bill, if home owner; information on other types of income (interest, self-employment, etc.) a copy of last year's return, if possible, and bank routing and account numbers for direct deposit in case of a refund.