Congressman Vargas Hosts Free Tax Preparation and Community Resources Fair

El Centro, California - Juan Vargas (CA-51), in conjunction with the IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program and numerous governmental and non-governmental organizations, will host a “Free Tax Preparation and Resources Fair” on Saturday, March 15, 2014 from 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM at the Department of Social Services CalWORKs Building located at 2895 South 4th Street, El Centro, California.  

IRS-certified volunteers will be onsite to provide free tax return preparation help for taxpayers who qualify (income of $52,000 or less).  Also, onsite assistance with federal issues, such as healthcare, Medicare, Social Security, veterans’ affairs, and immigration, will be available.  To RSVP for tax assistance please call, 760-355-8800.

Attendees:

  • Congressman Juan Vargas
  • Office of Congressman Juan Vargas
  • Office of Assemblyman V. Manuel Perez; and
  • Office of Senator Ben Hueso
  • VITA Program IRS-certified volunteers (English and Spanish speaking)
  • Access to Independence
  • CalVet
  • Clinicas de Salud del Pueblo
  • Imperial County Children & Families First Commission
  • EDD Veteran Services
  • Imperial Valley Food Bank
  • IVROP Project Juntos
  • California Highway Patrol
  • Imperial County Veterans Services Office
  • Covered California Representatives
  • Community members seeking free tax preparation or help with federal issues

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