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Affordable Care Act Open EnrollmentAffordable Care Act Open Enrollmenthttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/browse/interest-guides/community/health-insurance-marketplacehealth-insurance-marketplace
Becoming a U.S. CitizenBecoming a U.S. Citizenhttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/browse/interest-guides/community/becoming-citizenExplore online resources to help you practice for the citizenship test and build vocabulary for the interview. Find links to federal government resources to help you prepare and learn more about Bridges to America at Burton Barr Central Library<div class="ExternalClass0715AEB5E6DB4086BBF063680A24168B"><div>Phoenix Public Library offers online resources to help you become a U.S. citizen - from understanding the process to practicing for the citizenship test and building your vocabulary for your interview. </div><div> </div><div>You'll need a library card to use these online resources.  Phoenix Public Library cards are free for Maricopa County residents.  Please visit any Library location to sign up for a card. </div><div><br></div></div>becoming-citizen
Government BenefitsGovernment Benefitshttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/browse/interest-guides/community/government-benefitsFrom health to housing, veterans benefits to Social Security, federal and local governments provide assistance to citizens through a variety of programs. Learn which Government Benefits might be available to you.government-benefits
Identity TheftIdentity Thefthttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/browse/interest-guides/community/identity-theftLearn more about this national problem, what you can do to protect your identity and what steps to take if your identity is stolen.<div class="ExternalClassABD53E20141C4A5DAA0DDF53C711B0D2">​The FBI defines identity theft as the misuse of another individual's personal identifying information for fraudulent purposes. It is almost always committed to facilitate other crimes, such as credit card fraud, mortgage fraud, and check fraud.  According to the Federal Trade Commission, about 8.1 million Americans were reportedly victims of identity fraud in 2010.  Find out how you can prevent identity theft and what to do if you are already a victim with these helpful resources.<br></div>identity-theft
Tax TimeTax Timehttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/browse/interest-guides/community/tax-timeFounding Father Benjamin Franklin noted, "In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes." Find links to the most common fillable federal forms, printable Arizona forms and other resources to help you be ready for tax day<div class="ExternalClassB481F5694B704A7BBB987EBA8FE858AC">The filing deadline for Tax Year 2020 for state and federal income tax returns is THURSDAY, April 15, 2021.</div><div class="ExternalClassB481F5694B704A7BBB987EBA8FE858AC"><br>For the latest news, <a href="https://www.irs.gov/" target="_blank">visit the IRS​</a>.<br></div>tax-time
The Informed VoterThe Informed Voterhttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/browse/interest-guides/community/the-informed-voterArizona is ranked in the bottom 10% of states in voter registration and turnout. With so few people exercising their right to vote, it's no surprise that less than 10% of Arizonans think their elected officials represent their interests and views?the-informed-voter
Water SafetyWater Safetyhttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/browse/interest-guides/community/water-safetyAccording to Phoenix Fire, there were a total of 69 drowning incidents in our community in 2012, including 15 fatalities - of which, 3 were children. Learn what you can do to keep your family safe around water<div class="ExternalClass5A9080EECC1C45ACA7C890B6371D5386">​As desert dwellers, we appreciate water - the local pool or one of Arizona's many beautiful lakes.  But water can pose serious danger.  Learn more about keeping safe around water.<br></div>water-safety