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.
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.
- 1040 & Instructions
- 1040 Schedules
- IRS Free e-File information
- Economic Impact Payment Recovery Rebate Credit (stimulus check credit if you did not get all checks in 2021)
- Find all other Federal forms here: Free File Fillable Forms
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.
PA tax returns are due by midnight, April 18, 2021.
- 2021 Personal Income Tax Forms, Schedules & Instructions
- PA-40 Form & Instructions
- 2021 PA-1000 Property Tax/Rent Rebate Form & Instructions
- File PA taxes online for free using MyPath at mypath.pa.gov. Registration with email and phone number is required.
- You can use MyPath to file rent rebates online as well
York/Adams Local Income Tax Forms & Instructions
2021 tax forms available. Local tax returns are due by midnight, April 18, 2022.
- York/Adams Income Tax website
- 2021 Individual Earned Income Tax Form & Instructions
- File local income taxes online for FREE at the PALite website. Registration with email is required.
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)
2427 Craley Rd, Wrightsville, PA 17368
|Dover Area Community Library (Dover)
3700-3 Davidsburg Rd, Dover, PA 17315
|Hanover Church of the Brethren (Hanover)
601 Wilson Ave, Hanover, PA 17331
|Red Land Senior Center (Lewisberry)
736 Wyndamere Rd #9206, Lewisberry, PA 17339
| Grace United Methodist Church (New Freedom)
473 Plank Rd, New Freedom, PA 17349
|Trinity Lutheran Church (Wrightsville)
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
|Latinos Tax Center & Accounting LLC
306 West Market Street
York, PA 17401
3501 Concord Road, Suite 250
York, PA 17402
|Manos Unidas Hispanic American Center
19 West High Street
Gettysburg, PA 17325
|Amelia R Turcios, d/b/a CIS Notary Services LLC
14 West Chestnut Street
Hanover, PA 17331
|Maria C Gutierrez, d/b/a Cristina’s Tax Service
Hanover, PA 17331
Free Income Tax Filing
You can file your taxes for free after your tax prep is complete.