Jim Fox of the AARP ranks said it looks like theyll help just as many this year. Probably more, he added. We try to help everyone we can, said Fred Smith as he took a breather from his computer. Some people think the tax assistance is available only to seniors and families with low incomes, but AARP is there for pretty much anyone who needs assistance. In most cases the preparers are able to complete the returns, however there are some they cannot handle and will refer elsewhere. The service is available on a walk-in basis; first-come, first-serve. Hours from now until Feb. 28: Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday - from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., and Wednesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. For the month of March: Wednesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Fri and Sat from 9-2 p.m. From April 1 - 13: Wednesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m., and on Fridays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.