Seniors and low-income residents can get free help with tax forms.
Volunteers will assist with simple federal and state tax forms at senior centers in Hayward and Castro Valley by appointment. The volunteers were trained by the IRS and the State Franchise Board.
The tax help will be provided at the Hayward Area Senior Center, 22325 N. Third St., Hayward, and the Kenneth C. Aitken Senior Center, 17800 Redwood Road, Castro Valley. Both centers are run by the Hayward Area Recreation and Park District.
For question or to make an appointment, call the Hayward center at 510-881-6766 or the Castro Valley center at 510-881-6738.