Affordable Care Act ("Obamacare")
Health care reform changes from the Affordable Care Act are starting to roll out. Sign up continues through March 31, 2014 .
- Get Covered Illinois - Start here to get information and sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
- Need help getting started? Find local assistance and information here.
- Healthcare.gov is the official site to get information and sign up for health insurance in the marketplace.
- Visit the McHenry County Health Department's Affordable Care Act page to make an appointment with an in-person counselor as part of the "Enroll McHenry County" initiative.
- The Small Business Administration's website offers information on the ACA for small business owners.
- Medicare recipients, get more information about the ACA here.
It's that time again. Crystal Lake Public Library has a limited amount of tax forms. We will put out more forms as the federal and state governments make them available to us.
- Tax Resources @ CLPL
- Federal IRS - Forms & Publications
- The IRS offers a way to file or e-file your Federal tax return for free
- Illinois Dept. of Revenue - Forms & Publications
- Free tax preparation of Individual incomes less than $50,000 is available at McHenry County College. Click here to learn more about the MCC Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Clinic.
- You may also visit the Algonquin Township website for information on additional tax preparation services, or AARP Tax-Aide to find an AARP tax assistance location near you.
- Individuals may also find answers to their questions through the Taxpayer Advocate Service.
NCAA March Madness
Hey college basketball fans, here is your source to this year's NCAA March Madness tournament.
- March Madness @ CLPL
- The NCAA's official March Madness website has everything you need to get a little "mad."
- Keep up to date with NCAA March Madness news.
- Pick a winning March Madness bracket with tips from the Huffington Post.
- Ready for the Final Four? Check out the NCAA's Final Four website for information, details, and when to watch.
Popcorn Lover's Day - March 13, 2014
Popcorn lovers, learn all about one of your favorite snacks: its history, how it grows, fun facts and fabulous recipes for special variations.
- Happy Popcorn Lover's Day!
- Learn about the history behind popcorn - U.S. Department of Agriculture
- Pop over to Popcorn.org for more fun popcorn facts and activities.
- Find popcorn recipes with Orville Redenbacher or Somethingswanky.com