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  • Free Expungement Clinic in Philadelphia - March 25

    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. Read More

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    Community Legal Services of Philadelphia
  • Family Law Help Desk in Scranton - March 27

    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. Read More

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    Lackawanna Pro Bono, Inc
  • Webinar: Protect Your Community with Immi

    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 Read More

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    Immigratio Advocates Network
  • IRS, States and Tax Industry Warn of Last-Minute Email Scams

    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. Read More

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    Internal Revenue Service
  • Attorney General Josh Shapiro warns Pennsylvanians about Price Gouging Following Winter Storm

    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. Read More

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    Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General
  • Philly Eviction Crisis - Public Hearing: March 20

    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. Read More

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    Community Legal Services of Philadelphia
  • Tax Time Guide: Protect Personal, Financial, Tax Information and Computers

    The Internal Revenue Service reminds taxpayers to be cautious and protect personal, financial and tax information, particularly at tax time. Read More

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    Internal Revenue Service
  • Free Expungement Clinics in Philadelphia

    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. Read More

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    Community Legal Services of Philadelphia
  • Free Criminal Record Expungement & Sealing Clinic in Chester - March 9

    State Representative Brian J Kirkland is hosting a Free Criminal Record Expungement and Sealing Clinic in Chester on March 9, 2017. Read More

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    State Representative Brian J Kirkland
  • Philadelphia's Legal Community Partners to Form 'Take Action Philly'

    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. Read More

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    Philadelphia Bar Association
  • Family Law Help Desk in Scranton - February 22

    Lackawanna Pro Bono will be offering a FREE Family Law Help Desk on February 22, 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. Read More

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    Lackawanna Pro Bono, Inc
  • Are You Eligible for EITC? Get It, and Get It Right

    January 27, 2017, marks the 11th anniversary of Awareness Day, a nationwide effort to increase awareness about the EITC and other refundable credits. Find out if you qualify to receive up to a $6, 269 refund when you file and have qualifying children. Read More

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    Internal Revenue Service
  • 2017 Tax Filing Season Opens

    The Internal Revenue Service said that it successfully started accepting and processing 2016 federal individual income tax returns on schedule. More than 153 million returns are expected to be filed this year. Read More

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    Internal Revenue Service
  • Pathways to Pardon Program in Reading - January 28

    Pathways to Pardon, an informational workshop on the pardon process and other related processes, will be presented on January 28 in Reading by State Senator Judy Schwank and Lt. Governor Mike Stack. Managing Attorney Nick Matash of MidPenn Legal Services will be a featured speaker. Read More

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    MidPenn Legal Services
  • Family Law Help Desk in Scranton - January 30

    Lackawanna Pro Bono, Inc. will be sponsoring a free Family Law Help Desk in Scranton on January 30, 2017 from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm. Read More

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    Lackawanna Pro Bono, Inc