Free Manatee County tax preparation services
The following locations offer free AARP and VITA income tax preparation services for seniors, working families, and individuals who meet certain eligibility guidelines through April 15, the IRS deadline to file tax returns:
AARP TAX-AIDE SITES
Manatee County Main Library, 1301 Barcarrota Blvd., Bradenton;
Monday and Friday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Bayshore Gardens Community Church, 6228 26th St. W., Bradenton; Tuesday, noon to 4 p.m.
Braden River Branch Library, 4915 53rd Ave. E. (S.R. 70), Bradenton; Wednesday and Friday, noon to 5 p.m.
(Sign up on the front door of the library each morning at 9 a.m.)
Freedom Village, 6501 17th Ave. W., Bradenton; Wednesday, 8:30-11:30 a.m.
(Call 941-357-2191 for an appointment)
Rockey Bluff Branch Library, 6750 U.S. 301, Ellenton; Tuesday and Friday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Suncoast Community Capital, 302 Manatee Ave. E., Suites 307-308, Bradenton; Wednesday, 5-8 p.m.