Tax Preparation

Tax Forms, Information, & Assistance

Get Ready to File your Income Taxes

York County Libraries has the most-requested tax information linked below. Contact a licensed tax professional with specific questions. Need help filing? Click to find tax preparation assistance near you. Note: library staff can help you print forms and instructions (when forms are available online); they cannot help individuals fill out their tax forms or answer tax-related questions.

Your library can print additional tax forms upon request for a fee. A double-sided sheet is two pages’ worth of printing.

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Forms and Instructions

Federal IRS Tax Forms & Instructions

2021 Federal tax forms and instruction books are available online! Federal tax returns are due by midnight, April 18, 2022.  

For employers, W-2, W-4, and W-9 forms are now available for 2022: 

Pennsylvania Income Tax Forms & Instructions

2021 PA Income Tax forms are not being supplied to libraries. For preprinted forms, contact your state legislator’s office. Click to find your legislator

2021 PA Taxes can be filed at the same time as your Federal taxes by using the free eFile service. Learn about eFile here.

PA tax returns are due by midnight, April 18, 2021.  

York/Adams Local Income Tax Forms & Instructions

2021 tax forms available. Local tax returns are due by midnight, April 18, 2022.

Tax Preparation Assistance

TCE Assistance (Tax Counseling for the Elderly) 

Appointments open to all ages, but especially those aged 50+, from January 18, 2022–April 15, 2022. AARP membership is not required.

Free tax preparation assistance available through the Foundation Tax-Aide Program. To start, you’ll need a photo ID & proof of Social Security Number or ITIN (Individual Taxpayer Identification Number) for anyone listed on the tax return. A copy of your previous year’s tax return is helpful.

AARP Tax-Aide volunteers can prepare most personal income tax returns, including those with basic self-employment income. They are not trained to do business returns such as corporate, partnership, limited partnership, farm income, or rental income.

For questions about the Tax-Aide service, please email [email protected] .  

Call 717-771-9042 to set a Tax-Aide appointment at any of these sites:
Aldersgate United Methodist Church (York)
397 Tyler Run Rd, York, PA 17403
Messiah United Methodist Church (York)
1300 N Beaver St, York, PA 17404
St Matthew Lutheran Church (York)
839 W Market St, York, PA 17401
York Alliance Church (York)
501 Rathton Rd, York, PA 17403
Union Fire Company (Manchester)
201 York St, Manchester, PA 17345
Living Word Community Church (Red Lion)
2530 Cape Horn Rd, Red Lion, PA 17356
Windy Hill on the Campus (Spring Grove)
1472 Roths Church Rd #103, Spring Grove, PA 17362


Call the following sites for Tax-Aide appointments at the numbers indicated:
Susquehanna Senior Center (Wrightsville)
717-640-5006
2427 Craley Rd, Wrightsville, PA 17368
Dover Area Community Library (Dover)
717-292-6814
3700-3 Davidsburg Rd, Dover, PA 17315
Hanover Church of the Brethren (Hanover)
717-633-6353
601 Wilson Ave, Hanover, PA 17331
Red Land Senior Center (Lewisberry)
717-938-4649
736 Wyndamere Rd #9206, Lewisberry, PA 17339
Grace United Methodist Church (New Freedom)
717-993-3488
473 Plank Rd, New Freedom, PA 17349
Trinity Lutheran Church (Wrightsville)
717-640-5006
243 Hellam St, Wrightsville, PA 17368

 

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

VITA is a program that offers free tax help to people who make $54,000 or less, have disabilities, or are limited speaking in the English language. The Volunteers at VITA provide free basic income tax return preparation with electronic filing to those individuals who qualify. 

Find a VITA/TCE volunteer near you at this website (updated frequently. If sites nearby are not yet available, check back): VITA/TCE Locator Tool 
Or call: VITA/TCE: 1-800-906-9887    Wait times may be long

 

No Social Security Number, but need to file taxes?

You can apply for an Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) in-person using the services of an IRS-authorized Certifying Acceptance Agent (CAA). You may contact one of the following IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance partners listed below to schedule an appointment for CAA services. Companies such as H&R Block may also be able to serve as a CAA. Find the statewide list of CAAs here.  

H & R Block Inc
1500 North George Street, Suite 3
York, PA 17404
(717) 848-6004
Latinos Tax Center & Accounting LLC
306 West Market Street
York, PA 17401
(717) 430-4414
RKL LLP
3501 Concord Road, Suite 250
York, PA 17402
(717) 843-3804
Manos Unidas Hispanic American Center
19 West High Street
Gettysburg, PA  17325 
717-334-1498
Amelia R Turcios, d/b/a CIS Notary Services LLC
14 West Chestnut Street
Hanover, PA 17331
(717) 630-9187
Maria C Gutierrez, d/b/a Cristina’s Tax Service
575 Broadway
Hanover, PA 17331
(717) 524-5250

Free Income Tax Filing

You can file your taxes for free after your tax prep is complete.