Tax Assistance

VITA

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.

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA): February 6 through April 10. Trained volunteers offer free tax help to lower income taxpayers. Contact the Library for more information and a list of things to bring. Registration is first-come, first-served, with sign up beginning at 9 a.m. for each assistance day.  Tax Blitz Week Special Hours will be February 6 & 8: 9:15 a.m. – noon and 1-5 p.m.; February 7: 2-5 p.m.; and February 9: 9:15 a.m. – noon. Generally, the days and times of assistance will be:

  • 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

Newton Public Library thanks the volunteers for their service to taxpayers in 2019. For information about assistance, review this VITA Information Sheet.

Volunteer

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

Tax Forms

Library staff will assist patrons to print forms for ten cents per page.

Federal tax forms are not available in paper form 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.