Free tax preparation help available

DEARBORN – The Senior Services Division offers free volunteer help in preparing tax forms for low- to moderate income residents, with special attention for those ages 60 and older.


Assistance is available in completing Michigan Home Heating Credit, Michigan Homestead Property Tax Credit, state income tax and federal income tax forms.

No appointment is necessary.


Assistance locations, times and dates include:
• Dearborn Senior Center; 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday through Friday through April 15 excluding April 10.
• Kennedy Plaza; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday and Feb. 19.
• Hubbard Manor West; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday and Feb. 20 and 27.
• Townsend Towers; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 5 and 12.


The following information is required: 2007 tax returns, 2008 tax forms and records of all income (including Social Security, earned interest, dividends and pensions).


No complicated forms will be accepted.