From February 1 to April 15, the AARP Tax-Aide Program offers free one-on-one counseling to help taxpayers prepare basic tax forms, including the 1040, 1040A, 1040EZ and other standard schedules. AARP Tax Aides are trained tax counselors. No appointment is required and there is no charge for the counseling. Counselors will be available at the following East Cobb locations:
> Gritter’s Library, 880 Shaw Park Road Marietta 30066, Mondays, 10:30am-2:30pm
> East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road, Marietta 30068, Tuesdays, 10:30am-2pm
> Marietta Vineyard Church, 2060 Lower Roswell Road, Marietta 30062, Tuesdays, 10am-2pm
> Mtn. View Library, 3320 Sandy Plains Road, Marietta 30066, Thursdays 11:30am-3:30pm*
*closed 2/7, 2/21, 3/7, & 3/21
> East Cobb Government Center, 4400 Lower Roswell Road, Marietta 30068, Fridays, 10am-2pm
Each taxpayer must present their social security cards or other identification documentation for yourself and all dependents to tax counselor before starting intake interview. Electronic filing is available at all locations. For direct deposit refunds, taxpayer must have their checkbook, a valid blank check or cancelled check to show tax counselor. Be sure to bring W-2s, reports of any income from sources other than a W-2, interest statements, preferably a copy of last year’s tax return, 1099-Rs, lists of deductions (donations to charities, etc.) and ad valorem taxes.