Pierce County Library System offers print and online tax aides to help you prepare your own tax returns or help you locate specific IRS forms.
AARP Tax-Aide volunteers provide one-on-one tax consultations in locations throughout Pierce County on selected days during the months of February through April.
For specific locations see:
You can prepare and file your federal return online for free with I-CAN E-File!
Washington Department of Revenue - information about state sales and other taxes
Federation of Tax Administrators - out-of-state tax forms links
Free forms and booklets: Most Pierce County Libraries carry some of the most commonly used tax forms from the IRS. You can pick up these forms while supplies last, through April 15.
Note: W-2, 1099 or other multi-part or machine-readable employer forms are available at at office supply stores or from the IRS at 800-829-3676.
Forms and instructions for copying (10 cents per page): You can copy this year's IRS forms and their instruction pages from binders in most Pierce County Libraries. Please see a library staff member if you need IRS forms from past tax seasons.
Online forms and instructions for printing (10 cents per page): You can print IRS forms and their instruction pages from the IRS website on a printer at your library.
Out-of-state income tax forms: Many states provide state tax forms online for printing. See Federation of Tax Administrators - State Tax Forms Links for links to all the states.
You may get free tax help at other volunteer preparation sites. For specific libraries and other locations see:
You can get forms or request a tax assistance appointment at the local Tacoma-area IRS Office:
1201 Pacific Ave (fountain level of the Wells Fargo Building)
Tacoma, WA 98402
Recording message phone: 253-428-3518.
Call the above phone number for information about hours and location, or to leave a message to schedule an "Everday Tax Solutions" appointment.
To speak with an IRS representative over the phone, call 800-829-1040.
For additional information about taxes, including property and business taxes, please see our Tax Information links page.
Tel: 253-548-3300 Fax: 253-537-4600 Washington Relay TTY: 711
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