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Free Tax Assistance

Feb. 1-April 15 by appointment only. Locations: Cheney Library, 610 First St., on Thursdays, 4-7 pm.. and Fridays, 1-5 p.m.; Northeast Community Center, 4001 N. Cook St., on Wednesdays, 4-8 p.m. and Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; Spokane County United Way, 920 N. Washington St., Suite 100, on Tuesdays, 4-7 p.m., Fridays, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. and Saturdays, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Downtown Spokane Public Library, 906 W. Main Ave., Mondays-Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Thursdays-Fridays, 2-5 p.m.

These locations are first come/first served: Moran Prairie Library, 6004 S. Regal St., on Tuesdays, 2-5 p.m. and Saturdays, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.; Spokane Valley Library, 12004 E. Main Ave., on Mondays, 4-7 p.m., Fridays, 1-4 p.m. and Saturdays, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. (closed Feb. 17); Deer Park Library, 208 S. Forest, on Fridays, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.; Medical Lake City Hall, 124 S. Lefevre, on Wednesdays-Thursdays, 5-7 p.m.

What to bring: 2012 tax return, valid picture ID, all income statements such as 2013 W-2s, 1098, 1099 forms for yourself and spouse, social security cards for yourself, spouse and all household members, proof of other income from yourself and spouse and banking information, childcare provider information, property tax information, if home owner.