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Income Tax Information 2015

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2014 Tax Year

Find out about e-filing assistance at select branches in Manhattan, the Bronx and Staten IslandFind out about e-filing assistance at select branches in Manhattan, the Bronx and Staten Island (PDF)

Tax Forms

A limited quantity of the most popular tax forms may be available at some library locations. Branches may not offer this service because of space limitations or because the forms have not been made available by the IRS or NYS Department of Taxation and Finance. Please call your local branch to check availability. Printouts of forms/instructions can be made by patrons on library computers. Charges for printing apply (15¢ per page). A copy card may be required to pay for printing.

Online

Tax forms and information from federal and state agencies can be obtained online. Choose one of the following options and follow the instructions at each site to download forms:

Federal Forms and Instructions
New York City and State Forms and Instructions
New Jersey State Forms
Connecticut State Forms

Government Sources for Tax Forms and Information

NYC/State Forms Federal Forms
Tax Forms by Mail 518-457-5431 800-829-3676
Tax Information 518-457-5181 800-829-1040
800-829-4059 (TDD)
800-829-4477 (TeleTax)

Tax Form Pick-up Locations (Federal Only)
212-436-1000

Borough IRS office
The Bronx 1200 Waters Place
Manhattan
Downtown
290 Broadway
Uptown 2283 Third Avenue
Staten Island 514 Bay Street

See all IRS locations in NY

Taxpayer Advocate Service:  212-436-1011

Tax Assistance at the Library

Locations labeled E-file offer computers for you to file your tax return online with some help from a tax assistant. Locations labeled AARP and VITA will be serving as sites where IRS-trained volunteers can help prepare basic income tax returns free of charge. Click on the library name for location, directions and phone information. Call in advance for requirements. Assistance taking place January 26-April 15 except where noted.

Location Days of the week Times
The Bronx
Bronx Library Center
E-file
Mon
Wed
Sat
9:30 am-12:30 pm
4-7 pm
10 am-5 pm
Castle Hill
E-file
Mon
Tues, Thurs
Fri
4-6 pm
10 am-1 pm
2-4 pm
Eastchester
VITA Feb 4-Apr 15
By appointment
Wed 10 am-5 pm
Grand Concourse
E-file
Tues
Thurs
Sat
12-4 pm
1-4 pm
1-3 pm
Mott Haven
Returning Clients: Please call Willie for appointments
845-649-8543
Feb 7-Apr 11
Sat 12-4:30 pm
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest
VITA Feb 2-Apr 13
By appointment
Mon 11 am-4 pm
Manhattan
58th Street
AARP
Sat
Wed
10 am-2:30 pm
11 am-3:30 pm
67th Street
AARP
Feb 6-Apr 10
Fri 10 am-2 pm
Bloomingdale
AARP Feb 6-Apr 10
Fri 10:30 am-2:30 pm

Chatham Square
AARP Feb 2-Apr 13
Assistance in Chinese languages

Mon 12-4 pm
Countee Cullen
E-file
Mon, Fri, Sat
Tues, Thurs
10 am-12 pm
3-6 pm
George Bruce
AARP Feb 27-Apr 10
Fri 10:30 am-1:30 pm
Hamilton Grange
Feb 2-Apr 13
Mon 12-4 pm
Inwood
E-file
Weds
Fri, Sat
11 am-1 pm
10 am-1 pm
Morningside Heights
AARP Feb 2-Apr 13
Mon, Sat 10:30 am-2:30 pm
Muhlenberg
AARP Feb 3-Apr 14
Tues, Fri 10:30 am-3:30 pm
New Amsterdam
AARP Feb 28-Apr 11
Sat 10:30 am-3 pm
Riverside
AARP Feb 5-Apr 9
Thurs 11-3 pm

Science, Industry & Business Library
E-file Jan 26-Apr 15




AARP Feb 3-Apr 15


Mon
Thurs
Fri, Sat


Tues, Wed


11 am-3 pm
1-6 pm
1-5 pm


10 am-2 pm

Webster
AARP Feb 2-Apr 13
Mon 11 am-3 pm
Yorkville
AARP Feb 3-Apr 14
Tues 1-4:30 pm
Staten Island

Richmondtown
VITA/TCE Feb 3-Apr 14

Tues 11 am-3 pm
St. George Library Center
E-file
Mon, Tues, Wed 2-6 pm
West New Brighton
AARP
Mon
Wed
11 am-2:30 pm
12-2:30 pm

Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL) provides access to CCH Omnitax Library, which includes all the information from more than a dozen of its well-known tax resources. Foremost are the Standard Federal Tax Reporter, the Estate and Gift Tax Reporter, the Internal Revenue Manual and the New York Tax Reporter. But the Library also includes the Tax Cases, including memoranda, revenue rulings, Treasury decisions, comprehensive presentations of the tax treaties and a range of the IRS Publications. There are also several current awareness news sources and tax guides.

Tax Assistance at other locations

Assistance for people with disabilities

Hundreds of the most popular federal tax forms and publications are available for download from IRS.gov for sight impaired individuals. These products range from talking tax forms to Braille formats, and are accessible using screen reading software, refreshable Braille displays and voice recognition software. Accessible Forms and Publications.

The IRS also offers customer service assistance for persons who are deaf or who have hearing disabilities. People with TTY equipment may call 800-829-4059, which is a toll-free number, for assistance.

People who are unable to complete their tax return because of a physical disability may get assistance from an IRS office, or through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA) sponsored by IRS. Taxpayers can find a nearby location by calling 1-800-906-9887.

Publication 907, Tax Highlights for Persons with Disabilities, explains the tax implications of certain disability benefits and other issues, and is available at IRS.gov.

Visit www.irs.gov and click on the word "accessibility" for help and information.

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