With tax filing season underway State Representative Dan Beiser (D-Alton) is encouraging veterans to take advantage of free tax filing materials provided by the Illinois Certified Public Accountants Society. The service is available to any member of the U.S. Armed Forces who is a current Illinois resident and has served in a combat zone or qualified hazardous duty area in the last 12 months.

Beiser says filing taxes can be intimidating

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Beiser says this program allows the Illinois CPA to match military personnel and/or their family members with CPA volunteers who will provide free personal, federal and state income tax assistance. You can find more information and an online application for this program by visiting.ilcpas.org/militaryrequest

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