Tax season is upon us and the library can help. On this page you will find information on the California Franchise Tax Board, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance), MyFreeTaxes.com, and other services.
Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
- Download forms and publications from IRS.gov
- Order forms and publications from IRS.gov
- Call 800.829.3676 to order IRS forms and publications by phone.
California Franchise Tax Board (FTB)
- Download forms and publications from the FTB
- Call 800.338.0505 or write to the address below to order tax forms and instructions to be delivered by mail:
TAX FORMS REQUEST UNIT
Franchise Tax Board
PO BOX 307
Rancho Cordova, CA 95741-0307
- The California Earned Income Tax Credit is a cash-back tax credit that puts money back into the pockets of California’s working families and individuals, including the self-employed, who earned $30,000 or less in 2021. Learn more by visiting the FTB’s website.
You can also contact your local library to see which tax forms and publications are available to pick up today.
What’s New With Income Taxes
It’s tax season! Are you receiving everything you’re owed? This year, more individuals qualify for refunds, like the Earned Income Tax Credit and Child Tax Credit. Learn about free tax prep services, claiming credits, and common issues. For adults.
Provides easy, free, tax help you can trust. The MyFreeTaxes Partnership provides free state and federal tax preparation and filing assistance. It’s easy, safe, secure and 100 percent free.
Offers free, individualized tax preparation for low-to moderate-income taxpayers – especially those 60 and older – at more than 5,000 locations nationwide.
A program that generally offers free tax help to people who make $57,000 or less and need assistance in preparing their own tax returns. IRS-certified volunteers provide free basic income tax return preparation with electronic filing to qualified individuals in local communities. Assistance is generally available from February 1 through April 15th. The VITA program specializes in assisting disabled taxpayers, those with low to limited income, and non-English speaking taxpayers.