IRS Tax Forms & FREE Help Preparing Your Taxes

Some IRS forms and instructions may be available at WFPL locations, but selection and availability may vary.

You can obtain copies of Instructions for Forms 1040, 1040A and 1040EZ as well as other products through:

  • – to view and download
  • – to order tax products to be delivered by mail
  • 1-800-829-3676 – to order tax products to be delivered by mail


Need help preparing your taxes?

There are several ways you can get the help you need in filing your 2015 tax return. You may even qualify for free tax preparation assistance.

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide offers free help for taxpayers with low and moderate income, with special attention to those age 60 and older.

The following WFPL locations and times are scheduled to host this service:


Pensacola Library

Between February 2, 2016 and April 12, 2016 (inclusive), on Tuesdays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

You can also click here to see the dates and times for this library-sponsored series of events event on WFPL’s Event Calendar.


Southwest Branch Library

Between February 1, 2016 and April 13, 2016 (inclusive), on Mondays and Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Please note that the last person is accepted at 1 p.m.

You can also click here to see dates and times for this library-sponsored series of events event on WFPL’s Event Calendar.


AARP membership is not required. The program is jointly sponsored by the IRS and the AARP Foundation.

This service is available on a first-come, first-served basis, and it is provided completely free of charge. Please bring with you:

  • Your photo I.D.
  • Social Security cards or other official documentation for everyone on the return
  • A copy of last year’s tax return
  • Your tax forms and information for this tax year.

If you have numerous receipts, please prepare a schedule of your deduction.


Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) is another program that offers free assistance filing taxes for those who are low income, elderly, or disabled. Spanish and ASL interpreters available upon request (but please allow 3 days notice). Volunteers are trained and certified by the IRS to prepare tax returns.


Got more questions?

You may want to contact your local IRS Office.

Internal Revenue Service (located between Creighton & Olive Roads)

7180 9th Ave. North  -  View Map
Pensacola, FL  32504
(850) 475-7360
Monday-Friday – 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

WFPL’s reference librarians are also available to help you find answers. They can be reached during regular business hours for personal assistance, so feel free to stop by the Pensacola Library located at 239 N. Spring St., Pensacola, FL 32502. You can also email or call (850) 436-5063.