Volunteers from the AARP Foundation are scheduled to offer free tax preparation help for seniors and low- or moderate-income taxpayers in sessions at local library branches and a senior center in Sandy Springs.
The volunteers, certified tax preparers, will help residents file federal and Georgia e-file returns, said Mary Fakharian, who handles communications for the local AARP district. AARP volunteers will staff more than 50 locations in the metro Atlanta area, she said.
In Sandy Springs, tax help sessions are scheduled to be held at the Sandy Springs Library branch, 395 Mount Vernon Road NE, on Tuesdays from 10:15 a.m. until 3 p.m. and Thursdays from 10:15 a.m. until 2 p.m., and on Feb. 28 and March 28 from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m.; and at the Dorothy C. Benson Senior Center, 6500 Vernon Woods Drive NE, on Mondays and Wednesdays from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.
Sessions are also scheduled to be held at the Chamblee library branch, 4115 Clairmont Road, on Wednesdays from noon until 4 p.m. and Fridays from 10:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m.; and the Dunwoody library branch, 5339 Chamblee Dunwoody Road, on Mondays and Wednesdays from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.
In Buckhead, local tax help sessions are scheduled to be held at the Buckhead Library, 269 Buckhead Ave. NE, on Mondays from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. and Thursdays from noon until 4 p.m.