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Tax Forms at the Library

Michigan Tax Forms have arrived and can be found in the racks outside the copy room.

The Library is no longer an access point for printed Federal Tax Forms. Federal tax forms can be obtained online or directly from the IRS:

Tax forms printed from the IRS website on library computers will incur a $.10 charge per page.

Library staff cannot provide tax advice or assistance beyond locating requested forms.


Tax Forms Online

IRS forms, instructions, publications and filing information.

Michigan Tax Forms
State of Michigan forms, instructions, and publications.


Tax Assistance

Accounting Aid Society
The Accounting Aid Society will be providing free tax assistance in the library's Meabon Room on Saturdays beginning on January 26, 2019 and continuing through April 13, 2019, 10:00am - 2:00pm. Eligibility for free assistance is based on annual income as follows:

  • $54,000 or less for families
  • $35,000 or less for individuals

Appointments are required and must be made by calling the Accounting Aid Society at 313-556-1920.  Please remember to bring all necessary documents to your appointment.


Other Tax Resources

AARP Tax-Aide
Tax resources and Tax- Aide site locator.

IRS Free-File
Free File is a free service that offers free federal tax preparation and e-file options for all taxpayers.

IRS YouTube Videos
The IRS YouTube channel provides several videos on helpful tax topics.

Michigan E-File
File your Michigan returns online. is an easy, fast and secure federal and state filing site powered by H&R Block ®. The national MyFreeTaxes partnership between United Way, Goodwill Industries International and National Disability Institute is funded by a $4.3 million grant from the Walmart Foundation.

Oakland-Livingston Human Services Agency
Free low-income tax preparation in partnership with the Accounting Aid Society. See website for dates/times, location, and other requirements or call
(866) 673-0873 to schedule an appointment.

Howell Senior Center
AARP Free Tax Days for Seniors on select Fridays during tax season. See website or call 546-0693 for details.