Tax Time Is Here and Assistance Is Just A Step Way

Pasadena city officials say free tax preparation assistance is available on Wednesday, February 22 at La Pintoresca Library located at 1355 N. Raymond Ave., from 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. They say all qualifying residences must have a maximum household income no greater than $50,000.

Appointments are required, officials say, as taxpayers are asked to bring a Photo ID, Social Security card (or individual taxpayer ID number for each family member), all earnings statements (W-2s, 1099s, Social Security Income), copy of prior year tax return, bank account and routing numbers for direct deposit, tuition fees and expenses, and child care expenses.

This free event is sponsored by the office of Pasadena City Councilmember Jacque Robinson, the office of State Controller John Chiang, Women at Work, and Pasadena Public Library.   To make an appointment, please call (626) 796-6870, ext. 0.