Tax Preparation Assistance


Due to the cancellation of in-person programming at the library in January VITA Tax Preparation will be offered as a drop-off service on Thursdays January 27th, February 3rd, and February 10th and Saturdays January 29th, February 5th, and February 12th. Hours for drop off will remain 4 pm to 8 pm on Thursdays and 9 am to 1 pm on Saturdays.

VITA tax preparation by volunteers with Free For You Services will be offered at the Gail Borden Library from January 27, 2022 to April 16, 2022. Hours for this service will be Thursdays 4 pm to 8 pm and Saturdays from 9 am to 1 pm. Please call (224) 535-9856 to make an appointment.


Federal & Illinois State Tax Forms

Electronic Filing Information

Below are some links to information about electronic filing.  At the present time, the library does not have any of the necessary software packages that enable elctronic filing.  The web-based e-filing services can be accessed in the Computer Center.  However, the library does not endorse, warrant or provide extensive support for those services.

Tax Form Websites For All States

 Alabama Hawaii Massachusetts New Mexico South Dakota
 Alaska  Idaho  Michigan   New York  Tennessee
 Arizona  Illinois  Minnesota  North Carolina  Texas
 Arkansas  Indiana  Mississippi  North Dakota  Utah
 California   Iowa  Missouri  Ohio  Vermont
 Colorado  Kansas  Montana  Oklahoma  Virginia
 Connecticut  Kentucky  Nebraska  Oregon  Washington
 Delaware  Louisiana  Nevada  Pennsylvania  West Virginia
 Florida  Maine  New Hampshire  Rhode Island  Wisconsin
 Georgia  Maryland  New Jersey  South Carolina  Wyoming