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When I was a young boy, my local library was a place of sanctuary and wonder.  … Often, after collecting a dozen or more titles, I would curl up on the floor at the end of the darkest aisle and spend the day devouring my finds.  There, surrounded by the towering stacks, I found the gateway to the entire human world.  May your journeys here be as wondrous.

Chris Gall
to the LaSalle Public Library on the occasion of the Library's Centennial Celebration, 2007

Free Tax Assistance @ the Library

Event Date: 
Feb 21 2017 - 9:00am

On Tuesday, February 21st, and continuing on every Tuesday through April 11th, the Library will host a free tax assistance program. Experienced tax preparers from AARP will be available, by appointment, to assist low and middle income families and senior citizens with filing their tax returns. Appointments are available on a “first come, first serve” basis, and can be made by calling the Library at 815-223-2341. This program is administered through the AARP Foundation in cooperation with the IRS.

All federal and state forms will be filed electronically. Individuals are asked to bring their 2015 tax paperwork, a photo I.D, all income for 2016 taxes, Social Security card, and Proof of Insurance, if not covered by Medicare. 

Appointments for Tuesday, February 21st are:
9 a.m. to 10 a.m., 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., 11 a.m. to noon, 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Please call the Library for available dates in March and April.