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AARP Foundation Tax-Aide will offer tax preparation services at the main Albany Public Library and the Riverfront Community Center in 2022.

Appointments are required

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Schedule an appointment

Sign up by phone

Call 541-791-6714 and leave a message. Someone will call you back to assist in setting up an appointment. Please do not call the Riverfront Community Center or the Albany Library for information.

Watch this page, the newspaper, or the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide website for any updates.

Other tax resources

Free tax software for seniors

AARP is providing taxpayers with free access to software to prepare taxes on your own.

Get free tax software

Free filing options

The IRS and Oregon Department of Revenue have free filing options.

Go to or for suggestions regarding other tax preparation options.

Other help filing your own taxes

Through AARP

You can request the assistance of a volunteer to coach you through the tax filing process via phone or computer screen-sharing.

Submit a request

Through Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) and OSU College of Business

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is an IRS initiative designed to support free tax preparation service for the underserved through various partner organizations. The Oregon State University College of Business is one of those partners, and every February and March, IRS certified accounting student volunteers, university volunteers, and community volunteers provide free tax preparation services to individuals and families who qualify.

More information... or call 541-737-7962.

Senior and Disability Services 

Senior and Disability Services determines eligibility for medical and service programs to assist people with disabilities 18-64 years of age as well as older adults 65 years or older. Some of their programs (such as those funded through the Older Americans Act), serve people as early as 60 years of age.

If eligible, people may qualify for full or limited medical benefits, Lifeline, transportation services, in-home care services, subsidized payment for services in community based care facilities such as adult foster care, assisted living, and residential care. If determined eligible for services, Senior and Disability Services also facilitates supplemental payment for nursing home care.

SHIBA Senior Health Insurance Benefits Assistance Program

The Senior Health Insurance Benefits Assistance Program (SHIBA) is a statewide network of trained volunteers who educate, assist, and serve as advocates for people with Medicare. SHIBA volunteers help Medicare beneficiaries understand their rights and options in health insurance so that they can make informed decisions. Meet with a SHIBA counselor at the Riverfront Community Center by calling 541-812-0849.

Meals on Wheels

The Meals on Wheels Program is designed for homebound seniors, and the disabled under 60, who receive Medicaid services and are unable to get to a dining room in their community. Our home delivered meals are delivered by volunteer drivers.

Meals on Wheels also serves hot, nutritious midday meals at the Riverfront Community Center and offers companionship to seniors who are at least 60 years old, their spouses, and to Native Americans who are 55 years of age or older.


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