Tax Information

2023 Tax Information

VITA Tax Preparation Appointments at APL

The Ames Public Library is hosting VITA tax preparation appointments this tax season.

You can schedule tax appointments starting Tuesday, January 17th, after 8:00 a.m.

To schedule a tax appointment, contact the United Way of Story County at:
(515) 268-5142

Additional Information:

  • The current maximum income limit for VITA is $60,000.
  • Appointments will be held in-person.
  • Intake booklets (Form 13614) are available at the Library if you wish to complete this before your appointment.
  • International students should make appointments at Iowa State University.

For more information on what to bring to your tax appointment you can visit:

This service is provided in partnership with United Way of Story County, Iowa State University, and Ames Public Library.

IRS Free File

File your taxes online for free with the IRS e-file program:

Iowa Tax Forms

Your options for ordering forms include:

For more information call: (515) 281-3114 or 1-800-367-3388

Federal Tax Forms

Your options for ordering forms include:

  • Online federal tax forms and instructions:
  • IRS forms orders by phone:  1-800-829-3676 (1-800-TAX-FORM)

For more information call: 1-800-829-1040 (1-800-TAX-1040)

Free Tax Resources

AARP Tax Preparation Resources

IRS Coronavirus Tax Relief