Tax Forms

Tax Time

Chester County and Henrietta Hankin Branch Libraries provide access to Federal and State tax forms and instructions.  Below is a list of available, and soon to be available, forms and instructions at each library.

Forms and Instructions:

Federal Forms - 1040

Federal Instructions - 1040

IRS Publication 17 - 1 copy at each library, Use In Library Only

Some Pennsylvania tax forms will be available to purchase at Chester County and Henrietta Hankin Branch libraries. Please note that the state is no longer sending tax forms and instructions to public libraries, but forms will be available online beginning January 28, 2019.

Tax Help:

Trained and certified tax volunteers can help you prepare and electronically file your federal and state taxes at no charge. Individuals with complex tax situations may need to see a tax professional.

Tax help is being offered by AARP Foundation Tax Aide Program on Mondays at the Chester County Library during February, March, and early April. Trained and certified tax volunteers can help you prepare and electronically file your federal and state taxes at no charge. Individuals with complex tax situations may need to see a tax professional. Please visit www.chescolibraries.org and click on “Events” to register, or call 610-280-2620.

AARP tax preparers will be at the Henrietta Hankin Branch Library on Fridays and Saturdays starting on February 8th. Please visit www.chescolibraries.org and click on “Events” to register. Select Henrietta Hankin Branch Programs, find the date and time you want to come, and register with your name and contact information. If you have a question or need assistance, please leave a message at 610-321-1704. Calls will be returned first come, first served.

Visit our Tax Section for helpful websites for federal, state, and local tax information. You'll find information on how to order tax forms and publications, find tax help, where to e-file, and how to track your refund.