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Schwank Hosting Tax Workshop for Working Families

Apr 03, 2018 • by The Office of Senator Judy Schwank
Tax Assistance

Reading, PA – Sen. Judy Schwank and Pennsylvania Treasurer Joe Torsella are hosting an event to help working families find money they are entitled to this tax season. The event, Financial Freedom for Working Families, is part of a statewide tour in conjunction with Treasurer Torsella and other democratic senators.

The event is on April 5, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., in the Muhlenberg Township Building, 210 George Street.

“These programs are designed to help our working families,” Schwank said. “We’re here to assist with the application process.”

The event is free and open to the public. Attendees will find tax and financial specialists to help them navigate Earned Income Tax Credits, Low-Income Home Energy Assistance, searching for unclaimed property or opening a PA 529 College Savings Plan. The following documents are needed:

EITC                                        

PA 529                                                                  

LIHEAP

Photo ID                                

Bank account number                                       

Names of people in household

Proof of income                  

Routing number or voided check                    

DOB for all household members

Social Security Number     

Birth date and SSN of the beneficiary            

Proof of income for all household members

A recent heating bill

Unclaimed Property

Photo ID and proof of residency

Visit http://www.pasenate.com/financialfreedom/ to learn more about the event.

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