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AARP Tax Aide offers free tax preparation assistance at select Harris County Public Library locations. 

Documents You will need to bring to your AARP Tax Aide Appointment:

  • A copy of last year's income tax return(s)
  • Social Security numbers for all adults and dependents
  • W-2 forms from each employer
  • Unemployment compensation statements on 1099-G
  • SSA-1099 form if you were paid Social Security benefits
  • All 1099 forms (1099-INT, 1099-DIV, 1099-B) showing interest and/or dividends and documentation showing original purchase price and purchase date of sold assets
  • 1099-misc showing any miscellaneous income
  • 1099-R form if you received a pension or annuity
  • All forms indicating federal income tax paid
  • All receipts or canceled checks if itemizing deductions

Print IRS Tax Forms & instructions: irs.gov

2022 AARP Tax Aide @ HCPL

Branch Days & Hours Dates Registration Information
Barbara Bush Branch Library

Mondays 1 PM - 8 PM
Saturdays 10 AM - 4 PM

2/2 - 4/15
  • By appointment only
  • Make an appointment in person at the library (first come, first served)
  • One return per appointment
Fairbanks Branch Library

Mondays 11 AM - 3 PM
Saturdays 10 AM - 2 PM

2/5 - 4/18
  • By appointment only
  • Make an appointment in person at the library (first come, first served)
  • Pick up a packet when registering
  • One return per appointment
  • The packet must be completed before your appointment
  • Must have a cell phone for communication
     
Kingwood Branch Library

Thursdays 9 AM - 1 PM

2/2 - 4/14
  • By appointment only
  • Make an appointment in person at the library (first come, first served).
Lone Star College - Tomball Community Library

Mondays 9 AM - 1 PM
Wednesdays 9 AM - 1 PM
Fridays 9 AM - 12 PM

2/2 - 4/15
  • By appointment only
  • Call 832-559-4200 to make an appointment
Maud Smith Marks Branch Library

Mondays 10 AM - 2 PM
Fridays 10 AM - 2 PM

2/7 - 4/17
  • By appointment only
  • Make an appointment in person at the library (first come, first served).
Northwest Branch Library

Fridays 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturdays 10 AM - 4 PM

2/4 - 4/18
  • By appointment only
  • Make an appointment in person at the library (first come, first served).
  • One return per appointment
Parker Williams Branch Library

Mondays 10 AM - 2 PM
Fridays 10 AM - 2 PM

2/4 - 4/18
  • Pick up tax packet at the library
  • Walk-ins only. No appointments
  • First come, first served
  • Tax Packet must be completed to get in line for Tax Aide.

(Note: AARP will complete a maximum of 25 tax returns per day at this location).

BakerRipley Free Tax Services @ HCPL

Branch Dates Information
Jacinto City Branch Library Jan. 25, 1 PM - 6 PM
Feb. 8, 1 PM - 6 PM
Mar. 8, 1 PM - 6 PM
Apr. 5, 1 PM - 6 PM
  • Walk-ins only. No appointments
  • Families & individuals earning up to $58,000 are eligible


Free Services:

  • Tax return preparation
  • ITIN application and renewals
  • Child Tax Credit Assistance

 

North Channel Branch Library Jan. 31, 11 AM - 4 PM
Feb. 21, 11 AM - 4 PM
Feb. 28, 11 AM - 4 PM
Mar. 21, 11 AM - 4 PM
Mar. 28, 11 AM - 4 PM
Northwest Branch Library Feb. 14, 12 PM - 5 PM
Mar. 14, 12 PM - 5 PM
Apr. 11, 12 PM - 5 PM
Visit www.freetaxcenters.org for virtual service and more locations

Other Free Tax Preparation Services in Harris County: IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance and Tax Counseling for the Elderly

     

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