New York Promotes 80 Tax Filing Assistance Sites Statewide


taxNew York officials say they will have 80 free tax assistance sites statewide.

Taxpayers can qualify for the free service if they earn $60,000 or less a year. The sites feature software that allows users to file their returns electronically. Tax Department volunteers staff the sites.

Tax officials are helping to cut the ribbon on a site in downtown Albany on Wednesday.

Taxes are due by April 15.