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Free tax preparation at the Mount on March 28

February 04, 2020
NEWBURGH, N.Y -

Robert Lawless (center) of Monroe, N.Y., an Accounting major at the Mount, works with Tax-Aide preparer Cornelia Major at King of Kings Lutheran Church in New Windsor, N.Y. during tax season in 2019. Client Frank Nunziaro has been coming to get his taxes done by Tax-Aide for more than 15 years. To get you taxes prepared by volunteers at Mount Saint Mary College on Saturday, March 28, call 2-1-1 or 1-800-899-1479.

Robert Lawless (center) of Monroe, N.Y., an Accounting major at the Mount, works with Tax-Aide preparer Cornelia Major at King of Kings Lutheran Church in New Windsor, N.Y. during tax season in 2019. Client Frank Nunziaro has been coming to get his taxes done by Tax-Aide for more than 15 years. To get you taxes prepared by volunteers at Mount Saint Mary College on Saturday, March 28, call 2-1-1 or 1-800-899-1479. 

Having trouble with your taxes? The Mount is here to help.

Free tax preparation by IRS certified volunteers – including Mount alumni and current Accounting students – will be offered at Mount Saint Mary College on Saturday, March 28, 2020. The service is open to individuals, families, and seniors of low to moderate income.

To make an appointment, call 2-1-1 or 1-800-899-1479. Calls will be accepted seven days a week from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. You must register to participate.

Tax-Aide is a tax assistance program offered annually by the AARP Tax-Aide Foundation, the Mid-Hudson CASH Coalition, and the United Way of the Dutchess-Orange Region. This year, Mount Saint Mary College is proud to join organizations like the Manheim New York in Newburgh, the Newburgh Ministry, and the Newburgh Free Library as a Tax-Aide site.

In addition, 2020 marks the tenth year that Mount students and alumni will be serving their community as volunteer tax preparers for the program. The Mount’s Career Center has been a driving force in the success of the Tax-Aide program for a decade.