Pinellas County free tax preparation and assistance
Beginning Jan. 31 through April 15, free tax preparation and assistance is available from AARP for those households with low to moderate incomes. It is for taxpayers of all ages but with an emphasis on those older than 60.
Taxpayers must bring Social Security cards for everyone listed on their tax returns, a picture ID, and all pertinent records such as W2s, 1099s, other income and credits, and a copy of last year's return if available. Free electronic filing is available at all sites.
St. Petersburg Main Library, 3745 Ninth Ave. N
Hours: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays
Bank of America, 8181 54th Ave. N
Hours: 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays
St. James United Methodist Church, 845 87th Ave. N
Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursdays
Sunshine Center, 330 Fifth St. N
Hours: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Fridays
Gulfport and the beaches
Gulf Beaches Public Library, 200 Municipal Drive, Madeira Beach
Hours: 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays
Gulfport Public Library, 5501 28th Ave. S
Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Fridays
Pinellas Park Public Library, 7770 52nd St. N
Hours: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays; 2:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursdays; and 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturdays
Largo Library, 120 Central Park Drive
Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fridays; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 12 and 26, March 12 and 26, and April 9
Seminole Library at St. Petersburg College, Seminole Campus, 9200 113th St. N
Hours: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays
St. Cecelia Catholic Church, Colreavy Hall, 820 Jasmine Way
Hours: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays
Top of the World Rec Center, 2069 World Parkway Blvd.
Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays
Aging Well Center, 1501 N Belcher Road
Hours: 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays
Dunedin Community Center, 1920 Pinehurst Road
Hours: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays
Palm Harbor Community Center, 1500 16th St.
Hours: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays
St. Mark Village, 2655 Nebraska Ave.
Hours: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fridays by appointment only. Call (727) 785-2577, ext. 743.
Highland Lakes, 3300 McGregor Drive
Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Thursdays
Safety Harbor Library, 101 Second St. N
Hours: Noon to 5 p.m. Mondays; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays
Oldsmar Library, 400 St. Petersburg Drive
Hours: 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesdays; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesdays
Tarpon Springs Library, 138 E Lemon St.
Hours: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays