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The Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program

Source from the Pennsylvania Department of Aging The forms to apply for the Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program for money paid for  property taxes or rent during 2013 are now available from the Department of  Revenue. Pennsylvania residents who are 65 and older; widows and widowers age 50 and older; and people with disabilities age 18… Read more »

PA Free File – New Fast, Free, Personal Income Tax Filing

Source from the Pennsylvania Department of Aging The Pennsylvania Department of Revenue announced that PA Free File, which offers free, safe and convenient Internet-based, electronic filing options, will be available this year for qualifying taxpayers to file state and federal personal income tax returns simultaneously. To help taxpayers navigate the new e-filing options, the department has developed an Internet-based… Read more »

TAX ADVICE: Tax Deductions

Question: We are paying for most of my Dad’s medical expenses. Are there any tax deductions we can claim? Answer: Yes, you can. The first thing you want to do is to see if you can claim him as a dependent. You and he need to meet two tests to be eligible for the dependent… Read more »

6 Tax Tips for Family Caregivers

Source from AARP, by Judi Hasson If you’re paying all or part of the cost of caring for a parent or another relative, you may qualify for some federal tax breaks. And who couldn’t use the extra money? Just make sure to outline all your costs and get someone to help you with your taxes, says… Read more »

RESOURCE ALERT: AARP Foundation Tax-Aide

    AARP is a great tool to get you the help you need with preparing your taxes this year. From frequently asked questions, to programs and services, this is a really great resource. Check out the link below to see what AARP can do for you during this tax season!  

FREE 2014 TAX ASSISTANCE This year, AARP Foundation is again providing free tax assistance and preparation for taxpayers with low to moderate income through the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide, in its 45thyear, is the nation’s largest free tax assistance and preparation service, giving special attention to those 60 and older.  You do not need to be a… Read more »