On Monday, February 8th, the power in the library will be shut off in the morning. Patrons are welcome to use the other resources in the library, but heat and computers will be unavailable at this time. Manual (handwritten) checkout will be possible for borrowing materials. Thank you for understanding.
The library will offer free tax prep sessions for IRS Federal and NYS returns. The dates include February 10th & 24th and March 2nd, 16th & 30th, from 10am to 1pm in the Melvin Community Room.
These sessions are for:
-All seniors age 60 + with spouses of any age
-Individuals with disabilities
-Individuals with incomes below $32,000
-Families with incomes below $53,000
Please stop by the circulation desk or call the library at 607-387-5623 to sign up. Returns are prepared by IRS trained and certified volunteers.
What should you bring to your tax appointment?
-Social Security Cards for yourself, your spouse, and all dependents
-Copy of 2014 Tax Return
-W-2s for 2015 for all wages & salaries for everyone in the household
-Documentation of Health Insurance if available
-2015 Income/Interest Statements received showing other income from unemployment insurance, social security, pensions, disability income, state tax refund, gambling winnings, and contract work, reported to IRS.
-2015 Income/Interest Statements received for any savings accounts or brokerage, stock or mutual fund statements.
-If you itemize on your return, bring statements for medical, mortgage interest, real estate property tax, charitable contribution.
-Checkbook if you owe taxes or want refund check deposited directly into your bank account.
February 6th is Take Your Child to the Library Day! It’s an international initiative to encourage families to take children to their local libraries. The Trumansburg library will celebrate with a special storytime at 11 am and an activity for children to sign up for library cards. We hope to see you here!
Tuesday, January 26th will be Monthly Makers Night in the library. Children and teens may spend the evening from 6-8pm using tools and materials in the makerspace. From sewing to electronics, there is something for everyone!