Get Your Taxes Done for Free At Harlem Food Bank Center

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 Tejeda, who runs the free tax service program for the Food Bank for New York City, stands in front of their center in Harlem at 71 Saint Nicholas Ave. Tejeda, who runs the free tax service program for the Food Bank for New York City, stands in front of their center in Harlem at 71 Saint Nicholas Ave. Close (DNAinfo/Gustavo Solis)

article by Gustavo Solis via DNAinfo.com

HARLEM — Stella Crook lined up just after 8 a.m. to get free tax services at Saint Nicholas Avenue and 114th Street. By the time the center opened at 10 a.m., the line was out the door.

“I was the first one here, they even let me wait inside,” said Crook, 68. “I was in and out, it was so easy.”

Crook is one of 200 people expected to file their taxes at the Food Bank for New York City’s free tax service center on 71 Saint Nicholas Ave. Wednesday.

The retired home health aide used to pay $300 at Jackson Hewitt to file but she began using the free service two years ago.

Now she…

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