Tax Assistance

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Thursday, January 25, 2018
Contact: Kanya Lyons, 512-974-7379

Tax Assistance

The following Library locations offer tax tax aid January 29 through April 17, except Presidents’ Day, February 19, when all Library Branches are closed.

Branches will not have printed instruction booklets. Basic forms include the 1040, 1040A and 1040EZ. 

Make sure you bring the following:

  • Photo ID
  • Social Security card for each person on return
  • Tax documents for current year
  • Copy of last year's return
Library Location Forms Assistance*

Austin Central Library
710 César Chávez St.
512-974-7400

1040 & 1040EZ forms and booklets

none

Hampton Branch at Oak Hill
5125 Convict Hill Rd.
512-974-9900

none

Fridays,
10 AM – 2 PM (ONLY: 2/2, 2/16, 3/2, 3/16, 4/6)

Howson Branch
2500 Exposition Blvd.
512-974-8800

none

Fridays,
1 – 5 PM

Little Walnut Creek Branch
835 W. Rundberg Ln.
512-974-9860

none

Mondays,
12:30 – 5 PM; 

Tuesdays, 10:30 AM – 2:30 PM

North Village Branch
2505 Steck Ave.
512-974-9960

basic and reproducible forms should arrive by 2/28

Tuesdays, 12 Noon – 5 PM

Pleasant Hill Branch
211 E. William Cannon Dr.
512-974-3940

basic forms should arrive by 2/28

none

Ruiz Branch
1600 Grove Blvd.
512-974-7500

none

Mondays & Wednesdays, 10 AM – 2 PM

University Hills Branch
4721 Loyola Ln.
512-974-9940

basic forms should arrive by 2/28

Tuesdays and Thursdays,
10 AM − 1:30 PM

Yarborough Branch
2200 Hancock Dr.
512-974-8820

basic and reproducible forms should arrive by 2/28

none

* Tax Aid provided by Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) by AARP.

Please note: Free tax preparation and filing is also available through Community Tax Centers for individuals and families that meet the income requirements. Visit www.foundcom.org or call 211 for more information.

IRS Information: Internet access to IRS forms—www.irs.gov—is available at all Austin Public Library locations. Printouts cost 20 cents per page.