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Volunteer tax preparers needed

BEMIDJI -- Volunteer tax counselors are needed for the AARP/Senior Activity Center’s Tax Assistance Program for seniors and low- to moderate-income individuals and families.

Volunteers will receive computer and tax preparation training before becoming certified, according to a release from the Bemidji Senior Activity Center. The training will be provided by trained volunteers, the IRS and the Minnesota Department of Revenue. Volunteers are asked to provide at least 40 hours of counseling during the tax season from the end of January until April 15. Mileage reimbursement is provided through the AARP foundation. For more information, contact Ralph Brose at (218) 335-8933 or or call the Senior Activity Center

at (218) 751-8836 and leave a message with Elizabeth.