The Library building is closed to the public. Some drive-up service resumes May 1. Click here for information on using the Library during our closure.
The U.S. Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service announced on March 21 that the federal income tax filing due date is automatically extended from April 15 to July 15, 2020. Visit irs.gov/coronavirus for more information about tax relief.
Free File Online Offers
If your 2019 adjusted gross income was $69,000 or less, you may be eligible to use a Free File Online tool to file your income tax return. The IRS offers a list of Free File Online offers. Be sure to review each of the offers to make sure you qualify for a free federal return. Click here for Free File Online options for filing your income taxes.
Through United Way's partnership with H&R Block, every household with a simple tax return can file their federal income taxes for free. Click here to visit myfreetaxes.com
- To obtain the most current tax forms and publications, go to www.IRS.gov/forms-pubs.
- Not sure which form to file, visit www.irs.gov/newsroom/choosing-which-form-to-file
- For IRS Telephone Assistance call 1-800-829-1040
AARP Tax Aide - Free income tax assistance for those ages 50+
The AARP Tax Aide Coordinator contacted all those with a pending appointment. The Library will work with AARP Tax Aide on resuming this program when the Library building reopens to the public.
AARP Tax Aide is designed to provide free tax preparation for Seniors ages 50 and over with low to middle income levels. AARP volunteers will be providing this tax assistance. Tax Aide volunteers unable to assist with returns involving rental properties, farming, or any business claiming deduction for home office, depreciation, or expenses exceeding $25,000. Other restrictions may apply. Assistance is by advance appointment only.
The Library will work with United Way of Denton County on resuming this program when the Library building reopens to the public. Visit the United Way VITA website for the status of other sites in Denton County: https://www.
United Way of Denton County offers free tax preparation assistance for anyone with an income up to (not over) $58,000 per year. No appointment is required. Assistance is provided on a first-come, first-serve basis.