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10 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
6 p.m.What Non-Citizens Need to Know About Managing Their Finances
Simon Brady CFP® discusses how the IRS identifies who is a foreign national for tax purposes (not as simple as you might think), the particular difficulties non-citizens face in the fields of estate planning, taxation and life insurance, and the extremely important issue of the reporting of accounts held outside the US. If you are in the U.S. on a working visa, have or are considering getting a green card, are considering a change of citizenship status, or are married to a foreign national, th…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
1:15 p.m.Planning for a Successful Retirement
Where will the money come from! This class describes a variety of tax advantaged accounts that individuals can set up to help them acquire the nest egg necessary for retirement and/or college bound children. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
6 p.m.College Planning and Financial Aid
College is expensive but with proper planning, it can be affordable. In this workshop you will learn: The importance of the FAFSA form and what it means to families. How to appeal to the school of your choice to receive more free money (grants and scholarships) What steps to take if you have lost employment or are or have divorced What the new tax laws mean to your family (Hope Credit, Lifetime Learning Credit, etc.) How a PRIVATE SCHOOL can cost less than a STATE SCHOOL New changes to f…
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
10 a.m.Speak with a LiveOn NY Specialist for a Benefits Check-Up
When was the last time you checked your benefits eligibility? You may be entitled to benefits that help to pay for food, rent, and medicine! LiveOn NY Benefits Specialists will be available to provide information about the following programs and help you apply: Medicare, SCRIE, SNAP, HEAP and other referrals. To assist with determination of eligibility and your application, please bring copies of documents that verify the following: Identity Address/Lease Total Household Income (Social Sec…
Edenwald LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Saturday, May 14, 2016
2:30 p.m.Identity Theft and Tax
Some important information on what Identity Theft is and how it can affect your tax return, the different methods your identity can be stolen, and what happens when your identity is stolen. Discuss the typical process a victim must go through with the IRS if they are a victim of federal tax identity theft and how to prevent identity theft . Presented by H&R Block Toni O'Rourke and Emmanuel Diaz.
Soundview LibraryAdults
Thursday, May 19, 2016
6 p.m.Estate and Gift Planning Seminar
Are you working on your estate plans or need to update them? How can you best provide for family and loved ones while also supporting your favorite charities? Do you understand the probate process or want to avoid it? Are you confused by the continued estate tax changes? Most importantly, what will be your legacy? We are pleased to present an educational seminar for Library patrons and supporters. John Bacon, Director of Planned Giving, will present estate planning concepts in easy-to-und…
Huguenot Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Parents/Caregivers,
Adults
Saturday, June 11, 2016
1 p.m.Estate and Gift Planning Seminar
Are you working on your estate plans or need to update them? How can you best provide for family and loved ones while also supporting your favorite charities? Do you understand the probate process or want to avoid it? Are you confused by the continued estate tax changes? Most importantly, what will be your legacy? We are pleased to present an educational seminar for Library patrons and supporters. John Bacon, Director of Planned Giving, will present estate planning concepts in easy-to-und…
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Parents/Caregivers,
Adults
Monday, June 13, 2016
10:30 a.m.Identity Theft and Tax
Some important information on what Identity Theft is and how it can affect your tax return, the different methods your identity can be stolen, and what happens when your identity is stolen. Discuss the typical process a victim must go through with the IRS if they are a victim of federal tax identity theft and how to prevent identity theft . Presented by H&R Block Toni O'Rourke and Emmanuel Diaz.
Baychester LibraryAdults
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
10 a.m.Speak with a LiveOn NY Specialist for a Benefits Check-Up
When was the last time you checked your benefits eligibility? You may be entitled to benefits that help to pay for food, rent, and medicine! LiveOn NY Benefits Specialists will be available to provide information about the following programs and help you apply: Medicare, SCRIE, SNAP, HEAP and other referrals. To assist with determination of eligibility and your application, please bring copies of documents that verify the following: Identity Address/Lease Total Household Income (Social Sec…
Edenwald LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thursday, June 16, 2016
4 p.m.Job Search +Unemployment Tax Tips
Many people simply update their résumés—without real thought—answer ads at random, go on a few interviews and send thank-you notes. Their other strategy is to post their résumés on Internet job boards and websites—as do hundreds of thousands of other job hunters who assume that this is the modern way to job search. Human Resources inboxes are swamped, and most of those résumés are simply deleted. This workshop covers a more powerful method way to get noticed and go from “Job Search to Career Tr…
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults

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