Income Tax Information
Tax Forms at the Library
Tax year 2019 forms currently AVAILABLE at the main library in Franklin:
- 1040 / 1040-SR Booklets
- 1040 / 1040-SR Instructions
- Form 1096
TAX PREPARATION ASSISTANCE FROM VITA / UNITED WAY
Update May 4, 2020: VITA HAS GONE VIRTUAL!
Even though all VITA sites are closed until further notice, VITA can still help!
Visit unitedwayfilefree.org to use VITA’s virtual tax assistance provided by IRS-certified tax preparers through a secure online portal.
Simply take photos for your tax documents using your phone and IRS-certified VITA volunteers will prepare your tax return for you.
(VITA TAX ASSISTANCE AT THE LIBRARY CANCELLED AFTER MARCH 14)
FROM THE VITA WEBSITE:
ALL FREE TAX PREP SITES ARE CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. IF YOU MADE AN APPOINTMENT ALREADY, YOU WILL BE ON THE CONTACT PRIORITY LIST IF THE SERVICE RESUMES. WE KNOW THIS WILL CREATE A HARDSHIP FOR YOU BUT OUR PRIORITY IS THE HEALTH OF OUR VOLUNTEERS, TAXPAYERS AND COMMUNITY. IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO DO YOUR TAXES ONLINE, YOU CAN GO TO MYFREETAXES.COM OR IRS.GOV FOR FREE FILE OPTIONS.
Follow-up Federal Tax Assistance
After you have met with a tax assistance volunteer, you may need additional help filling out tax forms or answering tax questions. Library staff are unable to provide this information. Suggested contacts:
- AARP State Office (Nashville): 1-866-295-7274 (toll-free)
- AARP Tax-Aide Locator Website
- Call the IRS for telephone assistance: 800-829-1040
Tennessee Taxpayer Project
Still having a Federal Tax problem? You could get free help from the Tennessee Taxpayer Project, a low income taxpayer clinic offered by the Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee: Tennessee Taxpayer Project.
Quick and Easy Access to IRS Tax Help & Tax Product
- Internet: You can access the IRS website 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
- Phone: To Order Tax Forms and Publications: 800-829-3676
- Tax Help and Questions:
- Business and Specialty Tax: 800-829-4933
- Individuals: 800-829-1040