AARP Tax-aide Foundation
Free Tax Assistance
The tax appointment website is located at:
Type LHCTax.as.me into the URL block at the very top of the Google or Yahoo search screen. Don’t type into the search block in the middle of the screen. If you don’t have computer access Volunteers will be at the Senior Center Friday from Noon to 3 pm.
Remember your Required Minimum Distribution (RMD). All taxpayers 70-1/2 years old or older must take their minimum distribution from all retirement accounts – 401(k), IRA, etc. by the end of each calendar year. More information on RMDs:
If your spouse passed away in 2018, you can still file a joint tax return. But if your spouse passed away in 2017 and you have no dependent children, you must file as a Single person with a significantly higher income tax. Please consider increased withholding or Estimated Tax payments to cover a greatly increased tax bill. Life insurance proceeds are generally not taxable, but if you receive a 1099 death benefit (Code 4), that amount is fully taxable. Please consider increased withholding or Estimated Tax payments to cover this tax obligation.