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Tax Forms


The library orders quantities of the basic federal forms from the IRS. These are available to you at no cost.  If the library does not have a particular form that you need you may print it from the IRS Web site.  (Printing from library computers costs 10¢ per page.)  Due to IRS budget cuts the IRS will no longer be sending the federal tax instructional booklets to the library.  You may obtain the booklets by going to  You may also ask the IRS to mail them to you by going online to, or by calling 1-800-829-3676.  


Please note that the Iowa Department of Revenue is no longer providing paper forms for libraries to distribute. You can download and print your own Iowa forms. (Printing from library computers costs 10¢ per page.)  You may also call the state of Iowa at 1-800-532-1531 and ask them to mail the forms to your home.

Free Tax Assistance 

The AARP Foundation Tax-Aide offers free tax assistance to individuals with low to moderate income (especially individuals 60 or older) at the following locations:

Cedar Falls Community Center 
528 Main St
Cedar Falls, IA, 50613
appointments only - last appointment 2:45

Waterloo RSVP
2101 Kimball Ave
Waterloo, IA, 50702
appointments only - last appointment 2:45

Waterloo Salvation Army
207 Logan Ave 
Waterloo, IA, 50703
walk in or by appointment 

For more information or to set up an appointment at one of these three locations, call (319)272-2250

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Site will prepare and e-file your tax return for free. 
To schedule an appointment in Black Hawk County:
call United Way 211 or 1-866-469-2211 if calling from a cell phone
Eastside Ministerial Alliance
205 Adams St, Waterloo, IA, 50703
VITA is sponsored by The Eastside Ministerial Alliance/ISED Ventures in Des Moines/Internal Revenue Service (IRS).