Free Tax Prep Help

Posted on Friday, January 25, 2013 by LoraLibrarian

Taxes

The Santa Clara County Library District provides printed forms and instructions for the IRS 1040, 1040A, and 1040EZ, as well as forms & instructions for the California 540 & 540EZ. Librarians cannot provide tax assistance. For free help check out these resources.

Deduct It! J.K. Lasser's 1001 Deductions & Tax Breaks 2013 J.K. Lasser's Small Business Taxes 2013


Online Resources

Locating Tax Forms

Contacting the IRS

  • Live Assistance:
    Mid Jan.-April 15
    Monday - Friday (7am - 7pm)
    1-800-829-1040

  • Order Forms & Publications:
    1-800-829-3676

  • Teletax Topics:
    1-800-829-4477

  • Taxpayer Advocate Office
    1-408-817-6850 or 1-877-777-4778

  • Hearing Impaired:
    1-800-829-4059 (TDD)
    Monday - Friday (7am - 7pm)

  • Local office:
    IRS
    55 S. Market St., Third Floor, San Jose, CA 95113
    1-408-282-0179
    Monday -Friday (8:30am - 4:30pm)

  • Website: www.irs.gov

  • Where to File Addresses for Individual Taxpayers

Contacting the California Franchise Tax Board

  • Live Assistance:
    Monday - Friday   (7am - 5pm)
    1-800-852-5711

  • Live Chat
    Monday - Friday (7am - 5pm)

  • Order Forms:
    1-800-338-0505

  • Hearing Impaired:
    1-800-822-6268 (TTY/TDD)

  • Local office:
    Franchise Tax Board
    1515 Clay Street, Suite 305, Oakland, CA 94612
    or
    121 Spear Street, Suite 400, San Francisco, CA 94105
    1-800-852-5711
    Monday - Friday (7am - 7pm)

  • Website: www.ftb.ca.gov

  • Where to File Addresses for Individual Taxpayers

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

Other Tax Resources

 

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