TAX PREPARATION FOR TRIBAL MEMBERS,
WIDOWS/WIDOWERS OF TRIBAL MEMBERS
Call Kathy Deere for Appointment
The location for Tax Preparation is on the Absentee Shawnee Tribal Complex in Shawnee at the Multi-Purpose Building. The time will be every Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5:30 to 8:00 P.M. and Saturday mornings from 9:00 to Noon except March 16th being Election Day.
Beginning Tuesday, February 05th, those meeting the Low-to-Moderate income threshold for FY2019, $55,000 Tax Year 2018 is eligible for free Income Tax filing, FORM 1040 & 1040A.
Please bring all tax documentation, Photo Identification for each adult, Social Security Cards for all people to be listed on the forms, 1099’s, W-2’s, 1099-R’s, medical and dental expense, last years’ taxes and receipts for any charitable donations.
The Absentee Shawnee Tribal Complex will be closing at noon on Wednesday, November 21st for the annual AST employee dinner. On Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 22nd, and Friday November 23rd all of AST Complex will be closed. The AST Complex will reopen on November 26, 2018 at 8:00 am.
CONSTITUTION COMMITTEE STUDY GROUP (CCSG)
(FORMERLY CONSTITUTION REVISION COMMITTEE)
AUGUST Newsletter Report
CORRECTION: JUNE ASTCRC newsletter, meeting date should have been SUNDAY, APRIL 8, 2018, not April 22, 2018. Sorry for the wrong date in the June newsletter.
CCSG Monthly meeting will be held monthly every fourth Sunday. Next meeting will be August 26, 2018, Little Axe Community Building, AST members are welcome to attend. We appreciate all the questions and comments!
CCSG website will be available soon. The intent is for the AST members to ask questions, informational, updates on the progress of the revised constitution, and community meetings dates, etc.
CCSG meeting, JUNE 24, 2018, at the LA Community Center in Little Axe, OK, and west of AST C-store. We had a total of SIX (6) members and one (1) pending appointee was present. Due to various reasons, three (3) members were absent.
The following items were discussed:
Pending appointee, Wynona Coon to the CCSG.
Establishing guidelines for the Constitution Committee Study Group.
BIA telephone discussion with Ms. Sherry Lovin.
Legislative tour with the Chickasaw Nation in September.
Tentative Informational CCSG Community Meetings set for the following dates: August 16, Thursday, 6:30pm, Health Multi-purpose Bldg; Thursday, August 23, 6:30 pm, AST Resource Center, Little Axe, OK; and Thursday, September 13, 2018, 6:30pm, Glenpool, OK.
Referendum Vote on removing the BIA, Secretary of Interior, Two (2) articles in the constitution.This needs to be done to revise the AST Constitution to separate the Legislative and Executive branches.
Election of CCSG Officers
Kathy Deere, Chairman