Tax Information

Due to a scheduling conflict, VITA will not be offering free tax preparation at the library this year. They will instead be offering it at the Ferguson Community Center, 1050 Smith Avenue, at the following dates and times:

  • Fridays, February 5 – April 15, from 1 pm to 5 pm
  • Saturdays, February 6 – April 16, from 9 am to 3 pm

For more information about other free tax preparation locations or questions about this service, please contact VITA at (314) 539-4062. For directions to the Ferguson Community Center, please contact them at (314) 521-4661 or click here for a map.

Need forms?

Federal forms can be found here: https://www.irs.gov/Forms-&-Pubs. Use the search box or the list on that page to download and print off the forms you need. If you need a form from a previous year, click the prior year tab above the search box to search for the year and the form you need. Want to check the status of your refund? Follow the instructions at this link: https://www.irs.gov/Refunds.

Missouri state forms can be found here: http://dor.mo.gov/forms/. Use the search box to download and print off the forms you need by filling in the form number you need, as well as the year if you need a form prior to 2015. Use the category box to narrow your results to business or personal tax forms. If you need the Missouri Property Tax Credit form, commonly known as the circuit breaker, click the following link to download and print that form and other materials: http://dor.mo.gov/forms/?formName=mo-ptc&category=&year=&searchForms=Search+Forms. If you received a postcard in the mail and need to access your Missouri 1099-G amount, you may do so by calling (573) 526-8299 or by following the instructions here: https://sa.dor.mo.gov/tax/1099g/.

If you are having trouble downloading and printing the forms you need, please visit us at the library. While librarians are not tax professionals and cannot help you choose the forms you need to file or help you fill them out, we can help you access these materials. We also have some tax forms and booklets available for you to use.