Free tax help offered for seniors
AARP Tax Aid volunteers will provide free assistance with filing federal, state and local tax forms for seniors and low to moderate income taxpayers in our local communities. Persons interested in this free service should bring their current tax documents, plus a copy of last year's tax returns to one of the following locations on the days indicated. Locations will be open from 8 a.m. to noon beginning Feb. 1 until April 17.
* Tuesday, Lehighton Senior Center, 243 S. Eighth St., Lehighton.
* Wednesday, Penn Forest Township Municipal building, Route 903 Jim Thorpe
* Thursdays, Salem United Church of Christ, Route 209, Gilbert.
* Beaver Meadows Borough Hall, 100 E. Broad St., Beaver Meadows.