Ask library staff at the Information Desk for assistance with tax forms.
IOWA tax forms
The Iowa Department of Revenue no longer supplies paper tax forms to libraries. They encourage individuals to file electronically.
Ways to get printed Iowa tax forms:
FEDERAL tax forms
Starting in 2015, due to budget cuts, the IRS will only distribute the 1040, 1040A, and 1040EZ forms to libraries. Individuals are encouraged to e-file.
Ways to get other federal forms:
- Ask Information Desk staff to print specific forms. (10 cents per page)
- Print your own forms at the library using your Internet time (10 cents per page) or at home
- Call and request forms to be mailed to you:
Order federal tax forms: 1-800-829-3676
Federal tax questions: 1-800-829-1040
Check your refund status: 1-800-829-1954
AARP Free Tax Preparation
Volunteers from the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) assist citizens in electronically filing their income taxes during tax season. This year, people must make appointments and meet certain income guidelines in order to have their taxes prepared by AARP volunteers. Call the library's Information Desk (641-754-5738 ext. 4) to make an appointment-- all appointments for tax help through the AARP have been filled for this year.