Marine Corps Air Station New River


Marine Corps Air Station New River

"Pardon Our Noise, It's The Sound Of Freedom"
MCAS New River Tax Center

Point of Contact SSgt Mello (SNCOIC) 
For any questions please call (910) 449-7651 or 4629
Free Tax Preparation Services Information Update

  • Who:     Service members, retirees, and their families.
  • What:    Free preparation assistance and electronic filing for basic state and federal tax returns.
  • Where:  Building AS-216 2nd Deck entrance on the east side of the Office of the Staff Judge Advocate and next to MAG-26 HQ 
  • When:   20 Jan to May 29, 2015
  • TIME 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday-Thursday for walk-insFridays: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. walk-in for single servicemembers only and married servicemember must make an appointment!

In order to receive assistance, patrons must complete a CLIENT INTAKE FORM which includes a checklist of required information and documents (see below). The CLIENT INTAKE FORM is available by CLICKING HERE; copies of the FORM are also available at the Tax Center.

CHILDREN: Tax center will accommodate children but waiting area and seating is limited. (Children must be supervised at all time) The Child Development Center is also available (910-449-6712) for Drop-In Care.

Required Items / General Guidelines Checklist:

Applicable To All
• Military ID Card
• Your Social Security Card
• Social Security Cards, or ITIN number for ALL dependents, including spouse,  to be claimed on tax return
• W-2 (wages or salaries from all employment throughout the year)
• Bank Account Information to electronically file (in the form of voided check, deposit slip or electronic bank statement)
• Last year’s tax return (not necessary, however will greatly assist to expedite the return process)
• Any additional information you think will help properly prepare your tax return

• Pension and/or IRA distribution (1099)
• Social Security or Railway Retirement
• Disability Income

Home Owners / Self-Employed
• Home Mortgage Payments (1098)
• All rental property information
• Self-Employment Expenses
• Child/Dependent Care Expenses
• Estimated tax payments

Miscellaneous / If Applicable
• Power of Attorney if spouse is not present
• Other income (e.g. - gambling winnings, awards, prizes, jury duty)
• Charitable Contributions
• Unemployment
• Education Expenses (for students; 1098T)
• Interest from Checking or Saving Accounts, Bonds, CD or Brokerage Accounts
• Dividend Information
• State Tax Refund, if itemized last year
• For state Tax return, County and School District
• Alimony Income


Disclaimer: The information on this site is for informational purposes only and does not represent legal advice from an attorney or the Legal Assistance Office.

Normal Weekly Events:
(Subject to Change without Notice)

Marine Corps Air Station New River

Legal Assistance Office

Hours of Operation
Monday through Friday
0730 - 1600

Client Walk-Ins
(Consumer Law, Landlord/Tenant Disputes, Military Rights and Benefits, Name Changes, Step-Parent Adoptions, Debt Collection, Crime Victim Assistance, Child Custody, Service Member Civil Relief Act)
Monday and Wednesday
0730 - 0800 [Check In Before 0800]

 Powers of Attorney & Notary Services
Monday through Friday
0730 - 1130 and 1300 - 1545 

Will Brief
Every Friday at 1000
[0945 Check In Time]

Separation and Divorce Brief
Every Tuesday and Thursday @ 0700
at Camp Lejeune Legal Assistance (Building 66)

Unit Briefs available on Request

Civil Processing: 0900-1000, Thurs.