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IRS Telephone Numbers

  • Help for Individuals: 800-829-1040
  • Hearing Impaired TDD: 800-829-4059
  • Forms: 800-829-3676

Tax Preparation at the Library

Several libraries host tax prep services during tax season. Unless listed otherwise, assistance is provided on a first-come, first-served basis in cooperation with volunteers from AARP and VITA.

See the calendar

2016 Schedule

Location Begins/Ends Dates/Times Provider
78th Street Community Library February 4 - April 14 excluding March 10 - March 19 Thursdays, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. VITA*
Bloomingdale Regional Public Library February 2 - April 14 Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. AARP
Bruton Memorial Library February 12 - April 9 Thursdays, 1 - 5 p.m. VITA*
Jan Kaminis Platt Regional Library February 2, 9, 18, 25;
March 3, 10, 17, 24, 29;
April 5, 12
Select Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. AARP
Jimmie B. Keel Regional Library February 4 - April 15 Thursdays, 12 - 5 p.m.;
Fridays, 2 - 5 p.m.
AARP
Seffner-Mango Branch Library February 1 - April 18 Mondays and Fridays, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. AARP
Town 'N Country Regional Library January 26 - April 12 BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Appointments can be made by calling 813-943-8482.
Tuesdays, 3 - 7 p.m.;
Fridays, 1 - 4 p.m.;
Saturdays, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
VITA*
West Tampa Branch Library February 1, 8, 15;
March 21, 28;
April 4, 11
Select Mondays, 1 - 5 p.m. AARP

*VITA program has a $53,000 household income limit.

Tax Preparation at Hillsborough County Extension Office

Free tax preparation assistance is available at the Hillsborough County Extension office in Seffner for individuals or families with Adjusted Gross Incomes (AGI) of $62,000 or less.

Appointments for the free service are required, and may be made for the following times:

  • Feb. 2, 3, and 4 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Feb 9 through April 7 on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2 to 7 p.m.
  • Feb. 13, March 5, and 12 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Appointments are required. For more information, contact Denise Kantak, (813) 744-5519 ext. 54141 or kantakd@hillsboroughcounty.org. Hillsborough County Extension is located at 5339 County Road 579 in Seffner.

Local IRS Help

AARP Tax Help

VITA Tax Help

Historical Tax Forms

Limited historical tax forms are available at the John F. Germany Public Library (2004-2012) or at IRS.gov.