Where Can I Get Tax Assistance?

2016 IRS Filing Deadline: Tuesday, April 18

Kitsap Regional Library has the resources you need to crunch the numbers and file your 2016 taxes on time. Ready to get started?


At the Library with AARP

Get help filing your taxes with Tax-Aide, free and confidential walk-in help provided by the AARP and the IRS. No age or income requirements. Available February 1-April 17. (Excluding February 20.) First come, first served at the following Library locations:

  • Bainbridge Island
    • Mondays: 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m., 5:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m.
    • Wednesdays: 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
    • Fridays: 1:30-4:00 p.m.
  • Port Orchard:
    • Saturdays (Beginning March 4): 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Visit the AARP website for more information on documents to bring along and to find additional sites in our region. 

Talk to the IRS

The IRS can help you answer even the most complicated tax question through individual appointments at local IRS offices. Remember: Assistance is by appointment only. Call 1 (844) 545-5640 to schedule.

  • Silverdale: 9657 Levin Road NW, Silverdale, WA 98383

  • Tacoma: 1201 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98402

Free Filing

If your annual income is $64,000 or less, you are eligible for Free Filing, tax software available through the IRS that lets you prepare and e-file your federal tax returns for free.


Print Forms

The following forms are available in limited quantities at Kitsap Regional Library. Please remember: Instructions are available for in-library use only and tax tables are not available in print at the Library. Printing is available at the Library for .10/page.

For a complete list of forms, visit IRS.gov. To have forms mailed directly to your home or PO Box, visit the IRS online or call 1 (800) 829-3676. Allow 7-15 days for delivery. Please note: Publication 17: Your Federal Income Tax is not available in print.

Electronic Forms

For all ages and income levels, the IRS provides free online forms that can be prepared and e-filed. Visit their website to fill out and submit your forms.