Volunteers from AARP offering tax assistance

Trained and certified volunteers from AARP are offering help with tax preparation through April 16.

All assistance is free and all returns will be e-filed for free.

AARP Tax-Aide is available free to taxpayers with low and moderate income, with special attention to those 60 and older.

The volunteers are available varying days and times at local libraries and senior centers. They are at the Kennewick and and Pasco senior centers, Richland Community Center, Richland Public Library and the following Mid-Columbia Libraries branches: Kennewick, Keewaydin, Benton City and Pasco.

To find out more about when the tax preparation services are offered, visit the website,, or call AARP at 888-227-7669.