Thousands of seniors in Crown Heights have not yet filed for their Economic Stimulus checks of up to $300.

The Crown Heights Community Mediation Center will be hosting a free Tax Filing Workshop where seniors and other community members can get help filling out the necessary paperwork. IRS staff will be on site to provide assistance.

Economic Stimulus Package Tax Preparation Workshop
October 14th, 2008
Crown Heights Community Mediation Center
256 Kingston Avenue

Anyone interested in participating should bring:
– Your social security number
– The annual amount of your Social Security, Railroad Retirement, or Veterans Benefits
– A W-2, if you work

This event is sponsored and organized by Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke.