Air Force

May 3, 2013

March VITA center recognized for outstanding service

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Col. Samuel Mahaney, commander, 452d Air Mobility Wing, center standing, congratulates the March Air Reserve Base’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance center members for receipt of the Internal Revenue Service’s, Community Service Leadership Award, April 16. The March VITA center was selected by Barbara Kuhus, territory manager, IRS, after being recognized for outstanding services provided to the March community. The center processed and filed more than 820 returns (free of charge), resulting in more than $906,000 in federal and $175,411 in state refunds. March members and veterans saved more than $1 million in refunds and $150,000 plus, according to Maj. Deric Prescott, staff judge advocate, March legal office. The award is given in recognition and appreciation of outstanding effort, dedication and personal contributions displayed by volunteers in building stronger workplaces and communities throughout the nation.




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