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Free Expungement Clinic in Philadelphia - July 26

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 9:51am
Black Lives Matter Philly in partnership with the Nicetown CDC and Community Legal Services is hosting a FREE expungment clinic on Wednesday, July 26 from 5:00 pm-7:00 pm.

Tenants' Rights Workshop in Philadelphia - July 17

Thu, 07/13/2017 - 7:46am
Community Legal Services of Philadelphia will be holding a Tenants' Rights Workshop in its North Philadelphia Law Center on July 17, 2017 at 6:00 pm.

FTC and Other Consumer Protection Agencies Unveil Updated Website for International Consumer Protection and Enforcement Network

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 11:26am
The Federal Trade Commission and consumer protection agencies in more than 60 other countries that are part of the International Consumer Protection and Enforcement Network (ICPEN) today unveiled an update of ICPEN’s website – www.icpen.org – to help members identify and respond to consumer challenges that cross international borders.

IRS Launches 2017 Summertime Tax Tip Program

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 11:19am
The Internal Revenue Service offers a Summertime Tax Tip program and encourages taxpayers to sign up for this email service to help them get a jump-start on their taxes and learn about the tax implications of events that often occur during the summer months.

PUC Offers #WaysToStayCool; Energy Saving & Cooling Tips as First Summer “Hot Weather Alert” is Issued

Wed, 06/28/2017 - 10:20am
The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission urged residents across the state to consider ways to conserve energy and stay cool as temperatures rise across the Mid-Atlantic Region.

Free Expungement Clinics in Philadelphia

Wed, 06/28/2017 - 8:45am
Community Legal Services of Philadelphia will be holding Expungement Clinics in Philadelphia on June 29 and July 26. If you have a criminal record in Pennsylvania, you may be able to have it expunged or sealed.

IRS Cautions Taxpayers to Watch for Summertime Scams

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 1:29pm
The Internal Revenue Service has issued a warning that tax-related scams continue across the nation even though the tax filing season has ended for most taxpayers.

IRS Warns of New Phone Scam Involving Bogus Certified Letters; Reminds People to Remain Vigilant Against Scams, Schemes this Summer

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 7:43am
The Internal Revenue Service has warned people to beware of a new scam linked to the Electronic Federal Tax Payment System, where fraudsters call to demand an immediate tax payment through a prepaid debit card.

Free Family Law Help Desk in Scranton - June 21

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 8:11am
Lackawanna Pro Bono, Inc. will be sponsoring a free Family Law Help Desk on June 21 at the Family Court Administration Office, 200 Adams Ave., Scranton, PA. To apply for the Family Law Help Desk contact Lackawanna Pro Bono at (570) 961-2714.

Family Law Help Desk in Scranton - June 12

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 2:45pm
Lackawanna Pro Bono will be offering a FREE Family Law Help Desk on June 12, 2017 from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm. at the Family Court Administration Office, 200 Adams Ave., Scranton, PA. Registration is required to see an attorney.

Webinar: Community HealthChoices (CHC): What Consumers, Advocates, and Providers Need to Know

Fri, 06/02/2017 - 8:36am
The Pennsylvania Health Law Project will be holding a free webinar on Community HealthChoices, Pennsylvania's New Managed Care Program, on June 14, 2017 at 10:00 am.

Community HealthChoices Webinar - May 31

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 9:32am
The Pennsylvania Department of Human Services will be holding a free webinar on May 31, 2017 from 11:00 am-12:00 pm highlighting the upcoming “Community HealthChoices” program.

Introduction to Citizenworks Webinar - May 23

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 7:37am
Immigration Advocates Network is holding a webinar on May 23 to provide information about Citizenshipworks, a free, multilingual online platform designed to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of naturalization application assistance. Organizations with and without legal capacity can use Citizenshipworks to enhance service delivery.

PUC Highlights National Electrical Safety Month, Urges Contractors and Homeowners to be Aware of Dangers and Address Hazards

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 10:43am
In conjunction with National Electrical Safety Month, the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) today urged contractors and homeowners across the state to learn more about electrical hazards at work and at home, and to take steps to avoid possible accidents and injuries.

Driver’s License Restoration Clinic - May 11 (Norristown)

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 9:40am
State Senator Daylin Leach and Legal Aid of Southeastern PA will be holding a Driver’s License Restoration Clinic on Thursday, May 11 from 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m., at the Carver Center, 249 Jacoby Street, Norristown, Pa. Pre-registration is required.

Free Birth Certificate Clinic in Levittown - May 5

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 11:24am
Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania will be holding a free birth certificate clinic, with sponsorship from Penn Community Bank and Hill Wallack LLP, on May 5 in Levittown. Registration is required at 215-781-1111 ext 200.

IRS Provides Tips on Determining If It’s Really The IRS At Your Door

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 12:44pm
The Internal Revenue Service has created a special new page on IRS.gov to help taxpayers determine if a person visiting their home or place of business claiming to be from the IRS is legitimate or an imposter.

IRS Reminder: Use IRS.gov for Fast Answers as April 18 Deadline Nears

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 7:26am
With the tax deadline fast approaching, the Internal Revenue Service reminds taxpayers that they can use IRS.gov to find fast answers to tax questions, use free online tools and find key tax forms and publications.

Attorney General Shapiro warns of tax scams

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 3:40pm
With the deadline looming to file tax returns, Attorney General Josh Shapiro is urging Pennsylvanians to beware of scam artists looking to steal their money and financial information as they prepare to file their returns.

Family Law Help Desk in Scranton - April 12

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 3:20pm
Lackawanna Pro Bono will be offering a FREE Family Law Help Desk on April 12, 2017 from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm. at the Family Court Administration Office, 200 Adams Ave., Scranton, PA. Registration is required to see an attorney.