AARP Foundation is providing free tax-aide to Central Oregon residents starting the week of February 6th.

NeighborImpact helps to facilitate this service by providing an office location for IRS-certified tax preparers. The program is open to taxpayers of all ages and is not limited to AARP members.

AARP will be providing tax services at the NeighborImpact Bend office Thursdays and Fridays,  and at the NeighborImpact Redmond office Tuesdays and Thursdays. Services are provided by appointment only. To schedule an appointment in Redmond, call  541-526-3834.  Redmond phone lines open February 7th.   To schedule an appointment in Bend, call 541-316-5789.  Bend phone lines open January 30th.

The phone lines are often quite busy.  Please consider in person appointment scheduling:

Redmond Senior Center   Tues Jan 24 9am-2pm     Thurs Jan 26 9am-2pm

Bend NeighborImpact Thurs Jan 26 9am-2pm  Friday Jan 27  9am-2pm

Once the appointment is scheduled, clients will be asked to drop documents off at the NeighborImpact office location and will receive a phone call when the tax prep work is complete.