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Department of Taxation and Finance

MEDIA ADVISORY With the last day of the income tax season fast approaching . . . the NYS Tax Department and community partners promote Free Tax Assistance Sites

For Release: Immediate,

For press inquiries only, contact: James Gazzale, 518-457-7377

What: With the April 15th income tax filing season deadline just days away, the Tax Department and community partners - including the Bronx Library - remind New Yorkers they can file their tax returns for free.

New Yorkers are eligible for this free service if they earn $60,000 or less.

Spanish-speaking volunteers are on-site.

Find Bronx and other New York City free tax assistance sites at

When:    Friday, April 10th at 11 a.m.

Where:   The Melrose branch of the New York City Public Library, 910 Morris Ave., The Bronx 10451.

Visuals:  This library is the state's busiest free tax assistance site in The Bronx.

Interview opportunities with:

  • NYS Tax Department Acting Commissioner Kenneth Adams
  • Melrose Library Manager Sadeqwa Atkinson
  • Local officials and community representatives


Geoff Gloak
NYS Tax Department
Press Office: 518-457-7377
Cell: 518-852-0808

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