Tax Resources

Tax Forms at the Library - 2017

The Newton Public Library receives a limited supply of federal 1040 and 1040EZ tax forms and instruction booklets. These are made available to the public on a first come, first serve basis. Tax forms generally arrive at the Library in late January or early February. Please note, the state no longer provides the Library with printed Iowa tax forms. 

Federal tax forms may also be printed from the IRS website, using library computers. The charge for printing and copying documents at the Library is $0.10 per page.

Federal Tax Forms

The IRS encourages taxpayers to submit their taxes online and makes all IRS tax formsTax form Selector jpg from the current and previous years available through their website.

IRS Website - Includes all IRS forms, instructions, and publications

IRS Forms & Instructions - Direct link to the current forms and instructions

IRS File Online - Direct link to file your federal taxes

Which Tax Form Fits You? - IRS chart for determining which tax form to file

Federal income tax forms may also be requested by phone (to be mailed to you) by calling  1-800-829-3676 (1-800-TAX-FORM), Monday through Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. local time.

Order Forms: 1-800-829-3676 (1-800-TAX-FORM)
Information: 1-800-829-1040 (1-800-TAX-1040)

Iowa State Tax Forms

The Iowa Department of Revenue encourages taxpayers to submit their taxes online and makes all state tax forms from the current year available through their website. The State of Iowa is no longer automatically sending individual tax booklets to your home.

Iowa Department of Revenue - State of Iowa tax website

Iowa File Online - Direct link to file your state taxes

Order Forms: 1-800-532-1531
Information: 281-3114 or 1-800-367-3388

Additional Tax Assistance

There are several organizations that provide tax assistance in the area. Many of these programsRSVP Tax Poster 2018 require or strongly recommend making an appointment in advance. Please contact the organization directly for additional information about their services.

AARP Tax-Aide - AARP Foundation Tax-Aide offers free, individualized tax preparation for low-to moderate-income taxpayers, especially those 50 and older - at more than 5,000 locations nationwide

United Way VITA program - Individuals and families with a combined income under $58,000 in one year qualify to receive free tax preparation through VITA. The VITA program has four central Iowa sites.

Jasper County RSVP Tax Assistance - Free tax help for low and middle income taypayers, with special attention given to those age 60 and older. Service points located at DMACC Newton Campus and the Colfax Public Library. Appointment required. Click on image at right to view or print the 2018 RSVP Tax Assistance information poster.

Common Federal Tax Forms

Form Number Title
1040 U.S. Individual Income Tax Return
1040A U.S. Individual Income Tax Return
1040EZ  Income Tax Return for Single and Joint Filers With No Dependents
1040 (Schedule A)  Itemized Deductions
1040 (Schedule C) Profit or Loss from Business (Sole Proprietorship)
1040 Tax Tables 1040 Tax Tables - 2017

Common Iowa State Tax Forms

Form Number Title
IA 1040 Iowa Individual Income Tax Return
IA 4010 (Schedule A) Iowa Itemized Deductions
2017 IA Expanded Instructions Iowa 2017 Expanded Instructions (Printable)
2017 IA 1040 Tax Tables Iowa 1040 Tax Tables - 2017