Tax Prep Programs
Arapahoe Libraries has teamed up with AARP to offer free tax preparation assistance to low income taxpayers, especially those 60 and older. The assistance is for regular (individual and/or joint) tax returns only. Reserve your spot for a one-hour session today.
2017 Tax Information
Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
The IRS official site has information on filing federal taxes along with quick links for common forms and instructions. The site is also available in Spanish, Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese and Russian. Federal forms can be ordered by telephone at 1-800-829-3676.
Colorado Department of Revenue
The Colorado tax site has links to state forms along with information on filing, paying and receiving refunds. Colorado state forms can be ordered by telephone at 303-238-7378.
Tax Preparation Help
The Piton Foundation: Tax Help Colorado
Tax Help Colorado offers FREE tax preparation assistance to low income families and individuals. Services are available in English, Spanish and Hindi at various tax sites in the Denver metro area. To find a location near you and verify language availability, visit the website.
Denver Asset Building Coalition: Tax Help
All DABC Free Tax Super Sites prepare and e-file basic federal and State of Colorado income tax returns FREE of charge for low income families and individuals. Services are available in English and Spanish. No appointment necessary. Visit the website for locations and operating hours.
VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) and TCE (Tax Counseling for the Elderly) offer FREE preparation and e-filing of Federal and Colorado State income taxes for low income taxpayers and the elderly. Visit the website for a list of locations and what to expect.
My Free Taxes
Qualified taxpayers can prepare their own taxes online for FREE with telephone and chat support from trained volunteers 12 pm–12 am MST Monday through Friday and 2 pm–11 pm MST on Saturdays.
AARP Foundation Tax-Aide
AARP Foundation Tax-Aide offers free tax preparation help to moderate–low income taxpayers, especially those 50 and older. Check the website for local sites near you in addition to helpful articles and information about money management and taxes.
IRS Free File
The IRS offers free e-filing of federal returns for taxpayers with adjusted gross incomes under $64,000. The Free File fillable forms are also available to all taxpayers for use in lieu of paper forms.
*Note: Arapahoe Libraries receives limited quantities of paper tax forms. Forms and instructions can be printed from public computers (10 cents per page). Library staff are unable to offer tax advice.