Tax Assistance


Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) provides trained volunteers who offer free tax help at the Newton Public Library to low-to-moderate income taxpayers during the tax season.

Tax assistance in 2017 will be available from February 8 through April 12. Service is offered on a first-come, first-served basis, with sign-up sheets put out at 9 a.m. each day assistance is offered, with sign-up for that day only.

  • Mondays from 6-8:15 p.m.
  • Wednesdays from 9:15 a.m. – 12 noon and 1 – 5 p.m.
  • Saturdays from 9:15 a.m. – noon

VITA Information Sheet with a list of things to bring and additional information.


New volunteers are always needed.  Interested individuals may contact the Newton Public Library for this rewarding experience in assisting others.

Tax Forms

A limited selection of Federal tax forms are available at the Library. Federal tax forms are online here.

The State of Kansas no longer makes paper forms available to Libraries; the online forms are here.

Additional tax information can be found online here.