Fort Leonard Wood Tax Center open for 2017 tax season

Story and photo by Stephen Standifird
Assistant editor

The Fort Leonard Wood Tax Center opened Tuesday for the 2017 tax season with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.

“The tax cen ter is very important to everyone here, not just the Soldiers but retirees and  Family members,” said Col. Tracy Lanier, U.S. Army Garrison Fort Leonard Wood commander.

“We’re going to break some record here because you guys are highly trained,” he added, talking to the tax center volunteers and employees.

The tax center hours of operation are scheduled from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays and 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. every other Saturday.

Appointments can be made by calling the tax center at 573.596.0131, ext. 61040. Eligible customers include active-duty military, their Families, retirees and reserve component members on orders of 29 days or more to Fort…     Read More...