Need tax help?

What tax materials does the library carry?

The library does not carry loose forms or booklets.

You can always use our public computers to print from the IRS and State of Iowa tax websites. Printing tax forms is free.


State -


Federal tax information

Internal Revenue Service: Federal Building

210 Walnut Street

Des Moines, Iowa 50309

(515) 564-6618


Office Hours: Mon-Fri: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM, closed for lunch 12:30 - 1:30 PM (Visitors to the Federal Building must present proper identification)


Order Forms: 1-800-829-3676 (1-800-TAX-FORM)


Information: 1-800-829-1040 (1-800-TAX-1040)


Visit the IRS Website:


IRS Tax Forms and Publications: 1-800-829-3676


Federal Tax Questions: 1-800-829-1040

(Hours Mon-Fri: 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM)


Refund Information: 1-800-829-1954


Hearing-Impaired Tax Assistance (TTY):1-800-829-4059

(Hours Mon-Fri: 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM)


Where's My Refund?


Iowa tax information

Note: The State no longer provides physical copies of forms and instructions. 

Iowa Dept. of Revenue: Hoover State Office Building

1305 E Walnut

Des Moines, Iowa 50319


Office Hours: Mon-Fri: 8 AM - 4:30 PM


State Tax Information

515-281-3114 or 1-800-367-3388


Download Forms:


Mail Forms to:
Iowa Income Tax – Document Processing
P.O. Box 9187
Des Moines, IA 50306-9187


Tax assistance

VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance)

IRS-certified volunteers provide free basic income tax preparation with electronic filing to individuals making less than $60,000

Call: 1-800-906-9887



TCE (Tax Counseling for the Elderly)

Most sites are run by AARPProvides free tax help for all with priority assistance to people 60 years of age and older. TCE volunteers receive IRS training on topics of special interest to seniors.

Call: 1-800-906-9887 or 1-888-227-7669

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For tax preparation locations and information

Call: 1-888-OUR-AARPNOW or 1-888-227-7669

Toll-free TTY: 1-877-434-7598