Tax Day is Tuesday, April 15, 2014, and the IRS will begin accepting and processing returns and refunds on Friday, January 31, 2014. The Federal and Illinois State forms will no longer be mailed out automatically. All forms are available online at the links provided below. The IRS expects to issue 9 out of 10 refunds within 21 days if filing electronically or 4 weeks if filing a paper return.
The librarians at the Adult Services Desk can assist you with obtaining federal and state forms if you provide the exact form number.
Illinois Individual Income Tax Forms
Illinois Publications and Instructions
Federal Tax Forms and Publications
Federal Forms and Publications by U.S. Mail - Order your forms from the IRS directly for delivery to your home.
Internal Revenue Service
IRS Taxpayer Assistance Centers in Illinois
AARP Tax-Aide Site Locator – The AARP Tax-Aide program offers free one-on-one counseling, as well as assistance on the telephone and Internet to help individuals prepare basic tax forms. Search for the location nearest you by entering your zip code.
North Shore Senior Center volunteers, trained by the IRS, can prepare your tax return for no charge. Tax assistance is available Monday through Friday until April 10. Appointments are required. For more information, please contact our Northfield Location at 847.784.6000 or our Morton Grove Location at 847.470-5223.
Best Tax Websites from Nolo – An excellent list of links from Nolo.com, one of the leading publishers of legal guides.
Where's My Refund? – Find the status of your return and refund with the IRS within 24 hours after filing electronically or 4 weeks after filing a paper return.
US Tax Code On-Line – Access the complete text of the United States Internal Revenue Code, Title 26 of the U.S. Code (26 USC).