Library - Where to Find 2016 Tax Forms and Information
The deadline to file state and federal income tax returns is Tuesday, April 18, 2017 (this year April 17 is Emancipation Day, a Federal holiday).
Pre-printed tax forms are not available at the library, but we do have books of reproducible federal and state forms for photocopying (20 cents per page).
We can also help you locate many online forms as well as resources to help you file your taxes. All forms/instructions are in PDF format and require Adobe Acrobat Reader for use, which can be downloaded for free at www.adobe.com.
IRS Taxpayer Assistance Center:7350 W. Camino San Xavier in Glendale (just north of Bell Rd. & 73rd Ave.). Open Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (closed for lunch from 12 -1 p.m.). For office information, call 623-643-0399. To make an appointment, call
Order Forms by Phone:1-800-829-3676 (1-800-TAX-FORM)
General Information & Assistance:1-800-829-1040
Addresses where tax returns and payments should be mailed.
1040 - U.S. Individual IncomeTax Return
1040A - U.S. Individual Income Tax Return
1040EZ - Income Tax Return for Single and Joint Filers with No Dependents
AARP Tax-Aide volunteers will provide free, first-come, first-served basic assistance with filing federal and state taxes online. This service is open to anyone but is aimed at moderate-income and low-income people ages 60 and older. All volunteer preparers are IRS-trained and certified. Please note that volunteers cannot assist with business or complicated individual returns. Taxpayers are required to bring:
proof of identification (photo ID) for you and spouse;
Social Security cards for you, spouse and all dependents;
birthdates for anyone listed on the tax return;
interest and dividend statements from banks (Forms 1099-INT & DIV);
Health Insurance Exemption Certificate;
blank check for proof of bank account routing and account number for direct deposit;
total paid for daycare providers and the TAX ID # or Employee Identification Number for daycare providers;
Forms 1095-A, B or C (Affordable Health Care Statements);
if applicable, itemized deduction information for medical expenses, mortgage interest statements, receipts for charitable contributions and any other itemized deduction documents; and
your 2015 Tax Return and other tax documents used to prepare your return.
Locations (from February 1-April 18, 2017):
Glendale Adult Center, 5970 W. Brown St. (just south of Peoria & 59th Ave.)
Mondays, 2-6 p.m.; Tuesdays & Wednesdays, 8 a.m.-6 p.m.; Thursdays, 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
Christ Community Church, 4530 W. Thunderbird Rd. Tuesdays, 4-8 p.m. & Saturdays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Vista Alegre, 6515 W. Maryland Ave. - Spanish speakers available!
Fridays & Saturdays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) and TCE (Tax Counseling for the Elderly)
The VITA Program provides "free basic income tax return preparation with electronic filing to qualified individuals in local communities," while the TCE Program offers "free tax help for all with priority assistance to people who are 60 years of age and older." For more information, call 1-800-906-9887. Find a site near you.