WASHOE COUNTY, Nev. (KRNV & MyNews4.com) -- Free tax help is being offered at Washoe County libraries.
AARP and VITA/TCE Volunteer Preparers are partnering with the Washoe County Library System to offer free tax help at the following Washoe County libraries:
•IRS Certified AARP Volunteer Preparers: This program is designed to assist low to moderate income taxpayers of any age with special attention to those 60 years of age and older:
◦Downtown Reno Library: Mondays and Thursdays, 1 p.m. - 4 p.m., February 4- April 11. First come first served.
◦Northwest Reno Library: Thursdays, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., February 7-April 11. Walk-ins only.
◦Spanish Springs Library: Thursdays, 1 p.m. - 4 p.m., February 7-April 11. Appointments accepted, call 424-1800.
•IRS Certified VITA/TCE Volunteer Preparers: Earn It Keep It Save It--A United Way Collaborative. This program is designed to assist low to moderate income taxpayers of any age:
◦North Valleys Library: Thursdays, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., and Saturdays, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., January 31-April 13. Appointments required; in person or call 972-0281.
◦Sierra View Library: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., January 29-April 11. Appointments made in person.
◦South Valleys Library: Wednesdays, 4-6 p.m., Saturdays, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., January 30-April 13. Appointments recommended: in person or call 851-5190.
◦Sparks Library: Saturdays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., January 26-April 13. Appointments made in person or call 352-3200.
For more information and tax help, the public should contact the IRS office at 200 South Virginia St., Reno, NV 89501, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., (800) 829-1040 or www.irs.gov