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Tax Information

Tax forms, tax preparation help and more.

Related Events

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there will be no in-person tax preparation events at Fairfax County Public Library branches. However, other options may be available to you.

Free Tax Assistance Options

  • AARP Foundation
    • Online Tax Assistance
      A year-round service for people with specific tax law questions:
      • Explore lists of frequently asked questions and answers.
      • Submit a request for information.
    • AARP Foundation Tax-Aide
      Provides in-person and virtual tax assistance to anyone free of charge with a special focus on taxpayers who are over 50 or have low-to-moderate income. Note: All sites require appointments. Tax service availability (in-person, virtual or both) will vary by site due to COVID-19 spread and volunteer capacity. Service may be limited depending on your location. See Free Tax Preparation in Northern Virginia for details about local services. Check back often for updates on site status. Program is cosponsored by the IRS.
  • MilTax: Tax Services for the Military
    Free tax services for active military, veterans and their families. Services include tax prep and e-file software, and personalized support. Services are available from mid-January through mid-October. Provided by Military OneSource and the Department of Defense.
  • Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
    Due to safety precautions and health care guidelines during COVID-19, the IRS determined that Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) and Tax Counseling for Elderly (TCE) programs will not operate at full capacity. Many sites are temporarily closed for an unknown amount of time. Check back often for alternate ways eligible residents may receive free income tax filing assistance — online or by phone. Learn more information.
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