Taxes

Links to tax forms, information and referrals for preparing your Federal and State Income Taxes.

Income Tax Return Filing Deadline: Tuesday, April 18, 2017*

TAKE STEPS NOW FOR TAX FILING SEASON

The IRS has launched a “Get Ready” communications and outreach campaign to educate as many taxpayers as possible about steps they can take in December regarding changes that could affect their ability to timely file their tax returns and get their refunds as quickly as possible.

TAX PREPARATION ASSISTANCE

VITA/TCE Locator Tool

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free tax help to people who generally make $54,000 or less, persons with disabilities and limited English speaking taxpayers who need assistance in preparing their own tax returns. IRS-certified volunteers provide free basic income tax return preparation with electronic filing to qualified individuals.

The Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) program offers free tax help for all taxpayers, particularly those who are 60 years of age and older, specializing in questions about pensions and retirement-related issues unique to seniors. The IRS-certified volunteers who provide tax counseling are often retired individuals associated with non-profit organizations that receive grants from the IRS.

VITA @ Gwinnett Technical College

Gwinnett Technical College and the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program are partnering for the 11th year in a row for free tax assistance and preparation in the community. This event takes place Tuesday, February 1, 2017 through Wednesday, April 18, 2017.

My Free Taxes-United Way

The United Way partners with H&R Block to offer free tax services for those who make $64,000 or less annually.

AARP Tax-Aide Site Locator

When looking for a TCE site keep in mind that a majority of the TCE sites are operated by the AARP Foundation’s Tax Aide program. To locate the nearest AARP TCE Tax-Aide site between January and April use the AARP Site Locator Tool or call 888-227-7669.

Gwinnett Health and Human Services One Stop

Gwinnett County partners with VITA and AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program to provide free tax assistance for the community.

IRS Offers Free Tax Help

Free tax help is available online, by phone, and in-person.

TAX FORMS AND INFORMATION

GCPL Branches do not receive federal or state tax forms & publications for distribution. We have reproducible copies of select forms for customers to photocopy and all tax forms are available online in PDF format for printing or saving to your own computer. Please refer to the resources listed in this Library Guide for information on how to find and obtain tax forms.

FEDERAL

Forms and publications by U.S. Mail

You can search for specific forms and/or publications and request that they be mailed to you by the IRS.

Frequently Downloaded Forms and Publications

Find the most frequently downloaded, and recent forms/publications here.

Federal Filing Information

All information on federal filing.

Do I Need to File a Tax Return?

Find out your tax status by answering the questions in this short interview.

Interactive Tax Assistant

The ITA tool is a tax law resource that takes you through a series of questions and provides you with responses to tax law questions.

STATE

Georgia Department of Revenue

Find all tax forms and publications for the State of Georgia.

Georgia Tax Center 

Find all tax information and FAQ regarding filing taxes in the State of Georgia.

Contact My Local Office in Georgia

Please note that all offices listed here operate by appoinment only.

Georgia Job Tax Credit Program

Information regarding a statewide job tax credit for any business or headquarters of any such business engaged in manufacturing, warehousing and distribution, processing, telecommunications, tourism, or research and development industries, but does not include retail businesses.

State Tax Forms

Website listing of tax information for all 50 states and the District of Columbia.

How Can I Help?

Interested in volunteering your time and giving back to your community?  The following resources will help you get started!

Become an IRS Tax Volunteer

Volunteer Tax Preparer Training

Link and Learn Taxes