Need Assistance Preparing your 2020 Taxes?

Due to current Covid regulations, the Library will NOT be hosting the AARP this year and offering Tax Preparation assistance onsite. However, we have gathered some resources that may be helpful to you in making alternate arrangements:

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide provides virtual and in-person tax assistance free of charge, with a special focus on taxpayers who are over the age of 50 or have low-to-moderate income.

To learn more about the AARP resources currently available this year click here

The Library currently has a limited number of Federal 1040 and 1040-SR Booklets containing forms 1040 and 1040-SR, schedules 1 through 3, and schedule LEP available (in both English and Spanish) for distribution – stop by during regular business hours and pickup while supplies last. These booklets do NOT include instructions or any other schedules. We have now also received a limited number of 1040 and 1040-SR Instruction Booklets, including the instructions for schedules 1 through 3. These instruction booklets do NOT contain forms.

We did NOT receive any RI Forms for distribution this year.

All Federal forms and schedules can be downloaded here

All RI Forms and schedules can be downloaded here

Need help accessing forms? Call us at 401-846-1573 and our staff will be happy to assist you printing copies. There will be a charge of .10 per page for each page printed or copied for you.

FREE Electronic Filing Services are available for both the Federal and State filings: General Information below.

Welcome to Free File. You may qualify to prepare and file your federal and Rhode Island resident personal income tax returns online at no charge.

The free service is made possible from Free File, which is a partnership between the Internal Revenue Service, the Rhode Island Division of Taxation, a number of other states, and the Free File Alliance.

The Free File Alliance is a group of industry-leading private-sector tax preparation companies that have agreed to provide free commercial online tax preparation and electronic filing.