Tax Forms & Assistance
Important Filing Dates
January 23, 2023 - The IRS will begin processing federal tax returns.
April 18, 2023 - The filing deadline for 2022 tax returns.
October 18, 2023 - The deadline for filing 2022 tax returns if you file for an automatic extension.
- Forms 1040 and 1040-SR and Instruction booklets (also available in Spanish) are available at the library. These are the only forms and instructions the library receives.
- Copies of instruction booklets and all other forms and schedules can be downloaded and printed as PDFs from the IRS Forms, Instructions & Publications website.
- To order tax products to be delivered to you by mail at no cost visit to the IRS Order Forms & Publication website, or call 1-800-829-3676.
- Forms may be printed at the library at a cost of $0.15 per page.
Tax assistance is not available at the Safety Harbor Public Library. Please consider the following options during tax season:
AARP Tax Aide
AARP Foundation Tax-Aide provides in-person and virtual tax assistance free of charge with a special focus on taxpayers who are over 50 or have low-to-moderate income.
Nearby locations can be found using the AARP Tax Aide Locator, or by calling 1-888-227-7669.
AARP will also provide assistance either online or by phone. Those in need of online or phone-based tax assistance can contact AARP directly to schedule an appointment through their online tax assistance form or by calling their toll free number at 1-888-687-2277.
The IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) and the Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) programs offer free tax help for taxpayers who qualify.
This generally includes people who make $60,000 or less, persons with disabilities, limited English-speaking taxpayers, and those who are 60 years of age and older, specializing in questions about pensions and retirement-related issues unique to seniors.
Locations can be found using the VITA/TCE Locator Tool, or by calling 1-800-906-9887.
IRS Free File
The IRS offers online Free File through partner companies for those with incomes lower than $72,000. You can prepare and file your federal individual income tax return online for free using tax-preparation-and-filing software. Visit the IRS Free File website for more information and to choose a partner company.