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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.
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.
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.
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.
PUC Offers Tips on Door-to-Door Sales by Energy Suppliers; Encourages Consumers to Be Aware of Rights & Shopping Options
Fri, 03/31/2017 - 10:43am
The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission offers consumer tips on door-to-door sales and marketing activities by agents of competitive electric and natural gas suppliers, reminding consumers of their rights as well as their options when it comes to shopping for and selecting a competitive supplier for gas or electric service.
Fri, 03/31/2017 - 9:49am
The Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency has unveiled a new mobile application designed to assist victims of crime in Pennsylvania. The new mobile application will allow victims of crime to more easily find the services available to them.
PUC Urges Preservation of Federal Funding for Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program and Weatherization Assistance Program
Fri, 03/31/2017 - 9:29am
The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission encouraged members of the Commonwealth’s Congressional delegation to continue federal funding for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program and Weatherization Assistance Program. Recommendations to eliminate funding for both of these programs are included in the President’s preliminary budget proposal for Fiscal Year 2018.
Fri, 03/24/2017 - 12:40pm
Community Legal Services of Philadelphia will be holding a free expungement clinic on Saturday, March 25, 2017 at the Called To Serve CDC, Zion Baptist Church, 3600 N Broad St. in Philadelphia.
Tue, 03/21/2017 - 2:06pm
Lackawanna Pro Bono will be offering a FREE Family Law Help Desk on March 27, 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.
Mon, 03/20/2017 - 12:40pm
Webinar on March 30, 2017 at 2:00 pm Eastern. Immi is a free online platform in English and Spanish that safely and simply screens for immigration options, provides plain language know your rights and community education resources, and connects users to over 1,000 local nonprofit immigration legal providers
Mon, 03/20/2017 - 10:59am
The Internal Revenue Service, state tax agencies and the tax industry warned both tax professionals and taxpayers of last-minute phishing email scams, especially those requesting last-minute deposit changes for refunds or account updates.
Wed, 03/15/2017 - 1:09pm
Attorney General Shapiro encouraged consumers with questions or concerns about price gouging to call OAG’s Bureau of Consumer Protection hotline at 800-441-2555 or go to www.attorneygeneral.com to file a complaint.
Fri, 03/10/2017 - 9:32am
Philadelphia City Council will be holding a hearing on the Eviction Crisis & related issues on March 20 from 1:00 pm-4:00 pm. The hearing is open to the public.
Fri, 03/10/2017 - 9:21am
The Internal Revenue Service reminds taxpayers to be cautious and protect personal, financial and tax information, particularly at tax time.
Thu, 03/02/2017 - 12:35pm
Lackawanna Pro Bono will be offering a FREE Family Law Help Desk on March 8, 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.
Tue, 02/28/2017 - 1:24pm
Community Legal Services of Philadelphia and several community partners will be conducting free criminal record expungement clinics at various locations around Philadelphia during February and March.
Mon, 02/27/2017 - 2:33pm
The Internal Revenue Service reminds taxpayers who have yet to file their taxes that IRS Free File remains available either online at IRS.gov/FreeFile or through the mobile app, IRS2Go. The IRS2Go app is available for Android and iOS devices.
Fri, 02/17/2017 - 10:29am
State Representative Brian J Kirkland is hosting a Free Criminal Record Expungement and Sealing Clinic in Chester on March 9, 2017.
Thu, 02/16/2017 - 2:50pm
The Philadelphia Bar Association, with the support of the City of Philadelphia and a number of prominent non-profit legal aid organizations, has formed Take Action Philly - an initiative uniting lawyers, government, community organizations and residents to protect and assist some of Philadelphia's most vulnerable residents.
Wed, 02/15/2017 - 11:26am
This is the busiest time of year for IRS toll-free phone services. Taxpayers can avoid the rush by getting answers to their questions on IRS.gov.