FREE tax counseling for the elderly is available through April 11 at First Bank & Trust in Brookings, downtown location. The tax office is located in the lower level. Electronic filing is available. The office is open Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday afternoons from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. AARP trained volunteers will assist you. The service is sponsored by AARP and the IRS. Bring all pertinent tax papers and a copy of last year's tax return with you. No appointments taken.