Free Tax Preparation Assistance through the Library

Free For You Services will provide free tax preparation assistance by appointment from Thursday January 25, 2024 to Thursday April 18, 2024. Customers who qualify for the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program can make appointments from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursdays and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturdays at the Main Library, 270 N. Grove Ave., Elgin. 

Please contact Free For You Services at (877) 220-7627 to make an appointment.

VITA preparation is available to people who generally make less than $60,000, persons with disabilities, and limited English-speaking tax payers. For more information visit


Preparación gratuita de impuestos en la biblioteca

Free For You Services proveerá asistencia gratuita con preparación de impuestos con cita. El servicio estará disponible del jueves 25 de enero 2024 al jueves 18 de abril 2024.  Individuos que califiquen para el programa El Programa de Ayuda Voluntaria a los Contribuyentes (VITA, por sus siglas en inglés) pueden hacer citas de las4 p.m. a las 8 p.m. los jueves y de las 9 a.m. a la 1 p.m. los sábados en la biblioteca principal, 270 N. Grove Ave., Elgin. 

Por favor contacte a Free For You Services al (877) 220-7627para programar su cita.

Preparación VITA esta disponible para personas que generalmente tienen $60,000 o menos en ingresos, personas con discapacidades y personas que tienen dominio limitado del inglés. Para más información visite


Additional Assistance

Federal & Illinois State Tax Forms

Electronic Filing Information

Below are some links to information about electronic filing.  At the present time, the library does not have any of the necessary software packages that enable elctronic filing.  The web-based e-filing services can be accessed in the Computer Center.  However, the library does not endorse, warrant or provide extensive support for those services.

Tax Form Websites For All States

 Alabama Hawaii Massachusetts New Mexico South Dakota
 Alaska  Idaho  Michigan   New York  Tennessee
 Arizona  Illinois  Minnesota  North Carolina  Texas
 Arkansas  Indiana  Mississippi  North Dakota  Utah
 California   Iowa  Missouri  Ohio  Vermont
 Colorado  Kansas  Montana  Oklahoma  Virginia
 Connecticut  Kentucky  Nebraska  Oregon  Washington
 Delaware  Louisiana  Nevada  Pennsylvania  West Virginia
 Florida  Maine  New Hampshire  Rhode Island  Wisconsin
 Georgia  Maryland  New Jersey  South Carolina  Wyoming