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Income Tax Preparation Help
Tax Help Information for 2016 will be posted as soon as it is determined.
Note - Limited Tax Forms Available: Limited Tax Forms Available The Jacksonville Public Library, as well as all other U.S. libraries, has only received tax forms 1040, 1040A and 1040EZ from the IRS for 2014. The IRS has opted NOT TO PRINT instruction booklets for 2014. To obtain instruction booklets and other tax forms, contact the IRS directly at 800-829-3676 or visit www.irs.gov/orderforms/. IRS materials may also be viewed and downloaded from www.irs.gov/forms. Tax preparation help is also available at the tax sites listed below.
Have your taxes prepared for FREE at one of these tax sites*
The Jacksonville Public Library is proud to partner with the Real$ense and the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) TaxAide during the tax season each year to provide free tax preparation assistance at several library branches and
AARP TaxAide Sites (Income Limit: None)
AARP TaxAide sites are serviced by IRS-certified volunteers that provide free tax counseling and preparation services to millions of low- and middle-income taxpayers, with special attention to those ages 60 and older. There is no income or age limit for assistance at AARP TaxAide sites; however, AARP sites cannot assist rental property owners or small business owners.
Additional Free Tax Preparation Sites
Free tax preparation is available for individuals and families whose total household income does not exceed $52,000. All tax returns are prepared for free by IRS-certified volunteers. For all locations, hours of operations and what to bring, please visit www.realsensejax.org or call 632-0600.
Some small business owners can receive free tax preparation at select VITA sites. Restrictions apply. Visit Real$ense for a complete list of sites and services.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Beaches Regional Library
Tuesdays: 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Bradham*Brooks Branch Library
Tuesdays: Noon – 4:00 p.m.
Pablo Creek Regional Library
Thursdays: 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Regency Square Regional Library
Wednesdays: 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
BY APPOINTMENT ONLY BOTH DAYS.
South Mandarin Regional Library
Tuesdays: 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Southeast Regional Library
Wednesdays: 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
University Park Library
Saturdays: 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Webb Wesconnett Library
Fridays: Noon - 4:00 p.m.
Lake Shore Baptist Church
Tuesdays: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Mandarin Baptist Church
Thursdays: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Neptune Beach Senior Activity Center
Fridays: Noon - 4:00 p.m.
San Jose Baptist Church
Wednesdays: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
NOTE: If filing a joint return, both spouses must be present in order to file and sign required forms.