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Tax Help

Local Tax Preparation Assistance 

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide is designed for those 50 and older and those who can’t afford a tax preparation. Appointments at the Downtown Library are now being scheduled for the first two weeks in April. Call 319-382-6448 to leave your name and call back number. The tax season has been extended through May 15. AARP will be scheduling appointments for tax prep through May 5. For additional general information, visit the AARP Tax Aide Website.

VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) VITA is an IRS program designed to help low- and moderate-income taxpayers complete their annual tax returns at no cost. Appointments for the 2020 tax filing season are available on a first come, first serve basis. They are open to the public by appointment only. Click here to schedule an appointment.

Federal and State Tax Assistance

Federal Taxes

File Federal Taxes Online
Order Forms through the mail: 1-800-829-3676
Federal Tax Assistance Hotline: 1-800-829-1040, Mon – Fri 7 am – 7 pm
Online Tax Help and Resources

State of Iowa Taxes

File State of Iowa Taxes Online
Order Forms through the mail: 1-800-532-1531
State Tax Assistance Hotline: 1-800-367-3388, Mon – Fri 8 am – 4:15 pm
Online Tax Help and Resources Email: idr@iowa.gov

Get forms online:

Click here for basic tax information