Attorney General Warns Taxpayers To Check Fine Print On “Instant Refund” Offers

NEWARK – A task force led by the Office of the Attorney General and State Division of Consumer Affairs, along with the Bergen, Camden, Gloucester, Mercer, Monmouth, Ocean and Somerset county offices of consumer affairs, last week inspected 574 tax preparation offices statewide in search of false and misleading advertising of so-called “instant,” “same day” and “24 hour” tax refunds.

Library Collects Pennies For Peace

CARTERET – The Carteret Public Library is collecting Pennies for Peace during the months of February and March. The goal of the program is to raise money to help build libraries at schools in Pakistan and Afghanistan.