Tax season is upon us! Palo Alto City Library is here to help you locate the information you need to file your taxes!
Income Tax Preparation
IRS-certified volunteers will provide free basic 2018 income tax return preparation to qualified individuals who earned $54,000 or less. First come, first served. Last files accepted no later than 2 pm. For details, click here.
- February 2, 9, 16, & 23
- March 2 & 9
- April 6 & 13
A list of other locations in Santa Clara County offering this service can be found here.
Tax Forms & Filing Information
The Palo Alto City Library does not provide tax forms. Please use the following links to find your forms:
- Download Federal tax forms.
- Order Federal Tax forms
- Download California tax forms.
- Order California forms
State assistance, local offices
Live telephone assistance: (800) 852-5711
Automated telephone assistance: (800) 338-0505
Closest California State Franchise Tax Board Office:
121 Spear Street, Suite 400
San Francisco, CA 94105-1584
phone: (800) 852-5711
Federal assistance, local offices
Live telephone assistance: (800) 829-1040
Closest IRS Office:
55 S. Market Street, Suite 100
San Jose, CA 95113
phone: (408) 283-1569
NOTE: We can help you locate information, but we can't provide assistance with filling out forms or help determine which forms are right for you.