Tax Resources

Tax Forms at the Library
Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
Massachusetts State Tax Information
Filing Your Taxes
Tax Preparation Help

Hudson Public Library carries several Federal and Massachusetts State Income Tax forms and publications. Other tax forms may be searched online and printed at the library.

Please note: For legal reasons, the library staff are not able to answer specific tax questions; please consult your tax preparer for questions about your tax filing.

If you plan on filing electronically: You may use the library’s public computer stations for online tax preparation. However, the security and privacy of your information cannot be guaranteed, and it is always a possibility that technical issues beyond the library’s control may interrupt or otherwise cause problems with the process. More importantly, the library cannot guarantee that you will have adequate time to finish your work, and some tax websites do NOT allow you to save your progress.

Tax Forms at the Library

Each year during tax season, Hudson Public Library offers a supply of commonly used state and federal income tax forms and instructions to the public. The forms are free while supplies last.

The IRS will be providing only the following federal forms to libraries:

  • IRS Form 1040
  • IRS Form 1040A
  • IRS Form 1040EZ
  • Reproducible Copies of Federal Tax Forms and Instructions
  • Federal Forms (Reproducible Copies)
    • Form 1040
    • Form 1040A
    • Form 1040EZ
    • Form 1040NR
    • Form 1040-V
    • Form 2241
    • Form 3903
    • Form 4506-T
    • Form 4684
    • Form 4868
    • Form 8822
    • Form 8829
    • Form 8863
    • Form 8949
    • Form 8962
    • Form 8965
    • Form 9465
  • Federal Schedules (Reproducible Copies)
    • Schedule A (Form 1040)
    • Schedule B (Form 1040A or 1040)
    • Schedule C (Form 1040)
    • Schedule EIC (Form 104A or 1040)
    • Schedule F (Form 1040)
    • Schedule R (Form 1040A or 1040)
    • Schedule SE (Form 1040)
    • Schedule 8812 (Form 1040A or 1040)
  • Massachusetts Resident and Non-Resident/Part-Year Tax Booklets
  • Massachusetts Booklet contents
    • Massachusetts Form 1 / Form 1-NR/PY
    • Massachusetts Schedule B
    • Massachusetts Schedule C
    • Massachusetts Schedule C-1
    • Massachusetts Schedule CB
    • Massachusetts Schedule D
    • Massachusetts Schedule DI
    • Massachusetts Schedule HC
    • Massachusetts Schedule NTS-L-NR/PY (non-resident/part-year only)
    • Massachusetts Schedule R/NR (non-resident/part-year only)
    • Massachusetts Schedule RF
    • Massachusetts Schedule X
    • Massachusetts Schedule Y
    • Massachusetts Schedule Z
    • Instructions, worksheets, and tax-tables.

Both the IRS and the Massachusetts Department of Revenue are strongly encouraging obtaining tax forms online and are thus sending fewer hard copies to the Library.

All forms and instructions may be printed from the library’s Internet computers. Printing forms from online and/or copying from the publication of Reproducible Copies of Federal Tax Forms and Instructions costs 15 cents ($.15) per page.

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Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

IRS website
IRS Forms & Publications Resource Page

To order tax forms, instructions, and publications
Order online or call 1-800-829-3676

Automated refund information
Check online or call 1-800-829-4477

Accessible formats
View or download tax forms, instructions, and publications available in Braille, Large Print, HTML, and Section 508 Compliant PDF: Accessible formats

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Massachusetts State Tax Information

Massachusetts Department of Revenue and Finance
MA DOR Forms & Publications

To order Massachusetts state tax forms

Other State Tax Forms

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Filing Your Taxes

Requesting an extension

IRS e-File
Free File
Massachusetts e-File Information

Where to file paper tax returns
Massachusetts Tax Forms Mailing Addresses
IRS – Where to File Paper Tax Returns

Earned Income Tax Credit
The Earned Income Tax Credit, EITC or EIC, is a benefit for working people with low to moderate income. To qualify, you must meet certain requirements and file a tax return, even if you do not owe any tax or are not required to file. EITC reduces the amount of tax you owe and may give you a refund.

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Tax Preparation Help

Help section at the IRS website
For help with problems filling in and printing forms

Free Tax Return Preparation
Provides information about the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program and the Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) program. The IRS-certified volunteers who provide tax counseling are often retired individuals associated with non-profit organizations that receive grants from the IRS.

AARP Tax-Aide
Hudson Senior Citizen’s Center (29 Church Street, Hudson MA 017419) is offering Free Tax Preparation From AARP Foundation Tax-Aide for qualifying taxpayers. Appointments are available on Tuesday mornings between 9am and 12pm (from February 3rd – April 7th). Please call the Senior Center to schedule your appointment at 978-568-9638.

Face-to-Face Tax Help

National Taxpayer Advocate Help Line
View online

Tax Assistance (Individuals)
Find answers online
1-800-829-4059 TDD (for deaf and hard of hearing taxpayers)

Tax Assistance (Business and Specialty Tax)

Massachusetts State Tax Assistance
1-617-887-6140 TDD (for deaf and hard of hearing taxpayers)

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