Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)


March 28, 2014

03/28/2014 — What's happening

CANNONSBURG — Tax assistance available


Trained representatives of the American Association of Retired Persons’ Tax-Aide program offer tax help to last-minute filers from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesdays through April 15 at the Kyova branch of the Boyd County Public Library.

Assistance is for those in the middle- or low-income categories with special attention to those 60 and older.

Those needing help should bring with them all the necessary 2013 tax forms, including W-2s; copies of 2012 federal and Kentucky income tax returns; unemployment compensation statements, SSA-1099 (for Social Security benefits); all 1099 forms showing dividends and interest; and any other pertinent tax documents, including documentation if itemizing deductions.

Federal forms and instructions are free at all BCPL branches. The Kentucky Revenue Cabinet does not provide bulk forms and instructions to libraries, but BCPL staff will print one copy of every state form patrons need. Additional copies are 10 cents per page.

Instructions also can be printed at 10 cents per page.

Also to get Kentucky forms, visit revenue.ky.gov/forms or call (502) 564-3658.

Links to the federal and state revenue sites can be found on the library’s Web site at thebookplace.org.   

‘Frozen’ to be shown Sunday


Boyd County Public Library will show the animated movie “Frozen” at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Kyova branch in the Kyova Mall.

Free refreshments are provided.

For more information, call Amanda Clark at (606) 329-0518, ext. 1140.

Hospice to be part of national event


Community Hospice will participate in a nationwide initiative to promote living wills and advanced directives —  National Healthcare Decisions Day on April 16.

 As part of National Healthcare Decisions Day, Community Hospice will host events throughout April to educate the public about living wills.

Community Hospice representatives are available to speak to any club, group, church, organization or business with details about living wills.

Representatives also will have forms available for individuals to complete after their presentations.

To schedule a presentation, call Beth Taylor at (606) 329-1890 or (800) 926-6184.

Sale, dinner to benefit school


Harvest Christian Academy will have a multi-family yard sale and soup bean dinner from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 5 on Schoolhouse Road.

The school is the first left past the Carl Perkins Bridge.

Senior center’s open house today


Boyd County Senior Center’s open house is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. today. The center is at 3015 Louisa St.

For more information, call (606) 739-6349.

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