What we can do to help you:
We have federal forms and instructions for the new 1040, which replaces 1040, 1040A, and 1040EZ under the new law.
Virginia state tax forms and booklets should be available soon.
We can help you order forms from the IRS website (www.irs.gov/forms-pubs/forms-and-publications-by-us-mail). They will be mailed free to your address.
We can help you print forms and schedules from the IRS website at www.irs.gov/Forms. The IRS even has accessible formats such as Braille, Large Print, HTML, and Section 508 Compliant PDF at www.irs.gov/accessible.
We charge 15 cents per page for copies and printing.
What we cannot do:
We cannot give tax advice.
We cannot fill out your tax forms for you, in paper or online.
We cannot advise you about which tax forms you need.
If you need to determine which forms to file, you can:
- Use the new Interactive Tax Assistant tool; it will tell you which form to file based on answers to your questions. The Tax Assistant is at https://www.irs.gov/help/ita.
- Call the IRS at 1-800-829-1040 between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. Monday through Friday or visit their website at www.irs.gov.
Other Resources for Tax Help
People, Inc. is the local agency for the IRS VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) program. You must earn less than $54,000 per year to qualify for free tax preparation assistance. No appointment is necessary, tax help is provided on a first come-first served basis.
For more information, call 276-619-2235.
Assistance will be provided at these locations:
1217 West Main St. map
Abingdon, VA 24210
February 2 – April 13
Saturdays 9 a.m – 1 p.m.
Weekdays by appointment only
Bristol Public Library
701 Goode St. map
Bristol, VA 24201
February 2 – April 13
Tuesdays: 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Saturdays: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Southwest Virginia Community College Learning Lab
141 Highlands Rd. map
Lebanon, VA 24266
February 5 – April 9
Tuesdays: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
United Way’s MyFreeTaxes.com, powered by H&R Block, offers individuals or families who earned $66,000 or less in 2017 an easy way to file taxes in less than one hour. It is fully secure and works in all 50 states and Washington DC. You can file on a phone or on a desktop computer.
If you need help, call the helpline at 1-855-MY-TX-HELP or use the online chat support in English and Spanish from IRS-certified specialists.