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Tax forms are available at the library during Tax Season:

  • The federal Forms 1040 and 1040 instruction booklets and printed copies of the State form OR-40 are available for free at the library.
  • All other federal forms and booklets, as well as state instruction booklets can be printed at the library with the first 10 pages free and a charge of 0.15 cents per page after that.
  • Tax Filing Season starts on January 29, 2024
  • Tax form submission deadline will be April 15, 2024

Library computers are available for working on your taxes.

Tax Aide Locations in Springfield and Eugene:

Library staff are NOT able to assist you with tax preparation, including helping you select which forms you need. Only certified tax professionals can legally offer tax advice. Library staff are happy to help connect you to tax resources and offer computer and printing help when possible. To find out more information contact the local IRS office at 541-342-8745 or 844-545-5640:

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