Library staff are not qualified to help you do your taxes, but we are happy to point you in the right direction to get everything you need during tax season.

Federal Taxes

Tax forms have arrived!

The Library has received the following 2017 Federal forms, available on the table next to the Adult Services Desk:

  • 2017 Federal 1040
  • 2017 Federal 1040 EZ  

We have also received a limited supply of the following, and therefore are limiting 1 per person. Please ask for these at the Adult Services desk:

  • 2017 Federal 1040 instruction booklets
  • 2017 Schedule EIC form
  • 2017 Schedule ICR form

Unfortunately we are still waiting to receive:

  • 2017 Federal 1040 A
  • 2017 Federal 1040 A instruction booklet
  • 2017 Federal 1040 EZ instruction booklet

 

If we don't have what you need, you can download and print most of the Internal Revenue Service’s forms and instruction booklets from the IRS website. Printing is $0.10 per page at the Library, and staff will be happy to print forms for you, or show you how to print them yourself.

You may also request that the IRS mail you tax forms directly by ordering them on the IRS website or calling 1.800.829.3676.

Visit IRS Tax Topics if you're unsure about which form you need.

Nearest IRS office

5100 River Road
Schiller Park IL
Office information: 847-737-6688
Make an appointment: 844-545-5640

Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Services Provided:

  • Account inquiries (help with letters, notices and levies on your wages or bank account)
  • Adjustments (changes to tax account information or payments)
  • Alien clearances (Sailing Permits)
  • Assistance with Affordable Care Act tax provision questions for individuals
  • Basic tax law assistance January 2 - April 15 (answers related to your individual Federal Tax Return) 
  • Check, money order, or cash payment acceptance (Exact change is required)
  • Form 911, Request for Taxpayer Advocate Service Assistance
  • Form 2290 (Heavy Highway Vehicle Use Tax Return) (submission of tax return if unable to e-file)
  • Individual Taxpayer Identification Numbers and Form W-7 
  • Multilingual assistance (over 150 languages translated)
  • Payment arrangements
  • Procedural inquiries
  • Solutions to tax issues
  • Tax forms (based on availability)

 

Illinois State Taxes

Tax forms have arrived!

The Library has received the 2017 Illinois State 1040 forms, available on the table next to the Adult Services desk. 

We also received a limited supply of Illinois 1040 instruction booklets. Ask for them at the Adult Services desk.  Limit 1 per person.

 

If we don't have what you need, check the Illinois Department of Revenue website for printable tax forms. Printing is $0.10 per page at the Library, and staff will be happy to print forms for you, or show you how to print them yourself.

Visit the Illinois Department of Revenue website if you have additional questions or would like to file online.

Nearest Illinois Tax Office

Maine North Regional Building
9511 Harrison Avenue
Des Plaines, Illinois 60016-1563
847-294-4200

Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 

 

Tax Filing Assistance

Need assistance filing your taxes?

Triton College offers free tax assistance for seniors age 60+ from low- and moderate-income households through RSVP (Retired and Senior Volunteer Program). To make an appointment, call 708.456.0300, ext. 3895, Monday - Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Appointments are offered at various locations, including Village Hall.  The service runs from Feb. 8 through April 14.  For more information, visit their website.

The IRS also offers volunteer assistance for qualifying taxpayers. 

 

Online Filing Options

The following services offer free online filing for federal forms:

Paid versions cover more advanced features. 

 

Additional Resources

IRS - Offers everything you need to file your Federal taxes.

Illinois Department of Revenue - Information, forms and publications for Illinois residents.

FTA State Tax Forms - Links to most states' income tax forms.

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