Tax Season Information

Limited tax forms and booklets are available at the library. We have the 1040 and 1040-SR forms, and the 1040 and 1040-SR instruction booklets.

Tax forms

There will be limited tax forms available at all library locations. Forms may also be downloaded at or en espanol anytime.

Limited instruction booklets for Forms 1040 will be available. Patrons can also obtain copies of Instructions through:

AARP Tax Aide schedule

AARP Tax Aide logo

AARP Tax-Aide sites in Manatee County provide FREE TAX PREPARATION for low-and moderate-income taxpayers, with special attention to those over 50.  All taxes are filed electronically by trained preparers.  You do not need have to be an AARP member to use Tax-Aide services. Manatee sites will be open from Feb 3 to Apr 15 2020.


Bayshore Gardens Community Church                                

6228 26th St W, Bradenton

Tuesdays 12-3:30


Braden River Library                                                                                 

4915 53rd Ave E (SR 70), Bradenton                                      

(Sign up 9AM at south front door)                                         

Wednesdays 12-4           

Fridays 1-5         

(Closed 2-26 & 2-28)


Central Library 

1301 Barcarrota Blvd, Bradenton                                           

(Sign up 8:15 at south door)

Mondays 9-2                    

Fridays 9-2                        

(Closed 2-17)


Faith United Methodist Church               

7151 1st Av W, Bradenton

Tuesdays 12-4


Friendship Hall in Colony Cove                                              

200 Holland St, Ellenton                                                            

(Sign up at 9:15)

Tuesdays 10-2

Thursdays 10-2


Palmetto Library                                                                                        

923 6th St W, Palmetto 

Thursdays 3-7

(Closed 2-27, 3-5, & 3-12)

Please Bring: (1) Picture ID and Social Security Card for all taxpayers and dependents, (2) Copy of last year’s return, (3) Tax documents for 2019 including W-2, Social Security, Interest, Dividends, Brokerage transactions, and Health insurance,  (4) Check book or documents with bank routing information, and (5)  Any other tax documents related to 2019.  More information can be found at,  or at 888-227-7669.

Nearby IRS offices

Saint Petersburg

9450 Koger Blvd.
Saint Petersburg, FL 33702
(727) 568-2459


Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m


5971 Cattle Ridge Blvd.
Sarasota, FL 34232
(941) 378-6448


Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.