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Debbie Gahm <[log in to unmask]>
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Debbie Gahm <[log in to unmask]>
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that's a great idea, Andrea.
In past years, our Business Education students helped other students
complete their tax return *with the assistance of a local accountant*.
 They charged a nominal fee which was used to attend a state conference.

On Wed, Jan 2, 2013 at 2:29 PM, Andrea Terry <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Hello all!
>
> I had a Thought the other day - thought I'd tap the Collective Brain for
> input:
>
> Lots of my high school students are filing their first tax returns this
> year.  I can remember how scary that was to me as a high school kid with a
> few thousand dollars in income, even though the 1040 EZ is pretty
> straightforward.  I know public libraries sometimes have trained
> volunteers come in to help those with lower income file their returns.  I
> have asked a few of my working students and they seem very enthusiastic
> about having help.  Has anyone ever hosted one of those volunteers in
> their high school library?  Does anyone know how I might contact whomever
> provides help?  Can you all think of a roadblock I'm not thinking of (I'm
> new at this)?  By all means, please give me your input, positive or
> otherwise!
>
> Andrea Terry
> Richmond Middle/High School
> Library Media Technician
>



-- 
Debbie Gahm

Library Media Specialist/District K-12 Library Media Services Co-coordinator
Public Relations Chair, Maine Association of School Libraries (MASL)
http://maslibraries.org/  Note: *no www.*
Maine School Library Media Specialist of the Year, 2009-2010
Lake Region High School
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Naples, ME 04055

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