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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

Wed, 03/18/2020 - 12:04
Information and links to additional information regarding the evolving situation surrounding the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

FTC Kicks Off National Consumer Protection Week 2020

Wed, 03/04/2020 - 08:15
The Federal Trade Commission and federal, state, and local agencies, consumer groups, and national advocacy organizations, will participate in the 22st annual National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW) on March 1-7, 2020.

Tax Time Guide: Check Out These Free Tax Return Preparation Options

Wed, 03/04/2020 - 08:01
The Internal Revenue Service reminds taxpayers that free tax help is available in-person at nearly 11,000 volunteer sites nationwide and online through IRS Free File.

Free Family Law Help Desk in Scranton - February 28, 2020

Fri, 02/21/2020 - 10:45
Lackawanna Pro Bono, Inc will be holding a Free Family Law Help Desk on February 28, 2020 at the Family Court Administration Office in Scranton.

IRS Launches Identity Theft Central

Mon, 02/03/2020 - 14:59
The Internal Revenue Service has launched Identity Theft Central, designed to improve online access to information on identity theft and data security protection for taxpayers, tax professionals and businesses.

Clean Slate Record Clearing Events in Philadelphia - February 2020

Mon, 02/03/2020 - 11:22
There are a number of Clean Slate Record Clearing Events taking place at various locations in Philadelphia in February 2020.

IRS Announces New Form 1040-SR - Alternative Filing Option For Seniors

Thu, 01/30/2020 - 13:05
The Internal Revenue Service wants seniors to know about the availability of a new tax form, Form 1040-SR, featuring larger print and a standard deduction chart with a goal of making it easier for older Americans to read and use.

FTC Marks Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week February 3-7, 2020

Wed, 01/29/2020 - 08:49
The Federal Trade Commission will mark Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week, February 3-7, 2020, by co-hosting a series of free events highlighting the warning signs of tax identity theft and government imposter scams.

Free Legal Assistance Available for Puerto Rico Disaster Survivors

Tue, 01/28/2020 - 09:22
A toll-free legal help hotline is now available to survivors impacted by Puerto Rico’s recent earthquakes. Earthquake survivors facing legal issues who are unable to pay for a lawyer may call 800-981-5342.

IRS Free File: Ideal for young and first-time filers

Wed, 01/22/2020 - 09:28
Filing taxes for the first time or working part-time? IRS Free File may be the perfect match for people looking to save money on federal tax preparation.

IRS Free File offers free tax prep options for military personnel

Tue, 01/14/2020 - 10:00
The Internal Revenue Service reminds active duty military personnel that IRS Free File offers them multiple options for free federal tax preparation.

MidPenn Legal Services Presents on Rural Tax Advocacy/Disability for Survivors of Domestic Violence - Blair County

Fri, 01/10/2020 - 09:03
Attorneys from MidPenn Legal Services will be presenting at the January Blair County Health and Welfare Council meeting. Public is welcome.

Community Expungement and Prdon Clinic - Collingdale

Thu, 01/09/2020 - 11:38
State Rep. David Delloso will host an expungement and pardon clinic on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020 at Collingdale Borough Hall to assist residents and answer questions about the process.

Clear Your Criminal Record this MLK Day - Philadelphia

Tue, 01/07/2020 - 13:23
Come to this event in Philadelphia and learn if you may be eligible to have your criminal record sealed under Pennsylvania's new Clean Slate Law!

Free Criminal Record Expungement Clinic - Wayne, PA

Mon, 01/06/2020 - 10:37
A free criminal record expungement informational event, hosted by Rep. Melissa Shusterman, will be held on January 11, 2020 in Wayne, PA.

PUC Highlights 2019 Accomplishments and Programs

Thu, 12/19/2019 - 13:29
As part of its final public meeting for 2019, the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission highlighted some of the agency’s major accomplishments over the past year.