January 22, 2016 | robertsone
1040 forms and instruction booklets are here.
All federal forms are available online at www.irs.gov or by calling 1-800-829-3676.
January 1, 2016 | madame librarian
IT'S TAX TIME!!!
Canton Club 55+ is once more offering AARP Sponsored tax preparation assistance at The Summit/Canton Senior Center. Registration begins Tuesday, January 5, 2016. Call 734-394-5485 between 9:00AM - 4:00PM to make your appointment (this service available February 2, 2016 - April 12, 2016). All joint tax return appointments must be an AM appointment. No exceptions.
December 1, 2015 | madame librarian
Looking for information? Gale Cengage Learning* databases provided by Canton Public Library include tools and special features to make information accessible in a variety of circumstances. When a document is opened the “Listen” feature icon is displayed and enables a user to hear the article/information read aloud.
*Gale databases include: Academic OneFile, InfoTrac, General Virtual Reference Center, and General OneFile.
November 7, 2015 | madame librarian
Star Trek fans will want to read The Autobiography of James T. Kirk... Highly recommend Dissent...it is both a reassuring and disconcerting look at our political history. A. D. Scott weaves a mystery throughout this novel about of a small Scottish Highland village in 1956.
August 14, 2015 | madame librarian
On August 14, 1935 President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Social Security Act. In addition to the program we now think of as Social Security, it included unemployment insurance, old-age assistance, aid to dependent children and grants to the states to provide various forms of medical care.
June 11, 2015 | madame librarian
A recent publication from the Michigan Attorney General's office can help prevent consumer scam, particularly those targeting Michigan's older adults. PROTECT YOURSELF, PROTECT YOUR FUTURE includes tips on protecting your personal information and reducing your exposure to identity theft,
including directions for getting your name off unwanted telemarketing and junk mail lists and for exercising
your right to receive free annual credit reports. The information and advice in this Guide is supplemented by other free publications of interest to consumers.
You can view Michigan Senior Brigade's consumer alerts online by visiting their website, www.michigan.gov/ag or by calling the Consumer Protection Division, toll-free, at 1-877-765-8388.
May 13, 2015 | madame librarian
Fifty years ago, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Older Americans Act into law in July 1965. Since that time, the Act has provided a nationwide aging services network and funding that helps older adults live with dignity in the communities of their choice for as long as possible. Canton Public Library offers a variety of services to residents over the age of 62 such as Books by Mail, a Large Print Collection, large screen computer monitors with user friendly keyboards and mouses, Low Vision Magnifiers, and an Optelic Reader. The Canton Seniors Book Discussion group meets on the fourth Thursday of the month from 2:00-3:00pm.
January 28, 2015 | madame librarian
Canton Leisure Services/Club 55+ is offering Tax Preparation Services
sponsored by AARP. Tax preparation
appointments are being taken. The first available
appointments will begin February 2. Call the
Club 55+ Desk at 734-394-5485 to schedule an appointment.