Tax Help, Forms, & Information

Every year volunteers from the AARP assist people (by appointment, no charge) in preparing and filing their taxes.

  1. Tax Help
  2. Forms & Instructions
  3. IRS & State Offices

AARP tax help at Lafayette Public Library 2024

Wednesdays and most Saturdays, Feb. 7-April 13

  • Appointments required; spaces fill very quickly.
  • No hay interpretación en español disponible este año. Por favor traiga a alguien que le pueda asistir a su cita.

Ways to sign up

  • Register and book the appointment online at https://cotaxaide.org/appt/.
  • Call 303-661-1163.
  • Stop by the upper-level Reader's Advisory desk at the top of the stairs.

Before your appointment

  • Before your appointment, pick up an intake packet from the Library to fill out ahead of time (available from from a service desk in the Lobby or at the upstairs Reader's Advisory service desk).

Appointment details

1. The AARP may require masks to be worn during your appointment.

2. Please do not come to the Library if you are showing any symptoms of COVID-19.

3. Tax returns will be prepared onsite during your appointment.

4. Bring with you:

  • Completed intake packet (includes Form 13614-C)
  • All income statements (W2, 1099s, SSAs, Brokerage Statements, etc.)
  • Medical information including insurance information. Information for deductions (mortgage interest, property tax, gifts to charities, etc.)
  • Photo ID (required) Social Security Cards for anyone listed on the tax return (required)

Other locations

AARP

More information on specific locations will be added soon.
AARP Tax Aide Locator tool (call locations to confirm as dates may change or show last year's dates)

Alternate Resources or Providers

VITA Free Tax Help Locator (call locations to confirm as dates may change or show last year's dates)

Tax Help Colorado (Call locations to confirm as dates may change or show last year's dates)