Coming Soon: Tax Preparation Help Available!

We’ll have an Outreach Specialist from the Office of the Taxpayer Rights Advocate, New York State Department of Taxation and Finance, at the library on the following dates to assist eligible individuals with preparing their State and Federal Tax returns. Eligible individuals must have an income under $62,000. For more information on FSA tax assistance requirements and process please check

Thursday 2/18, 3/17, 4/14- 9am-12pm
Friday 2/19, 3/18, 4/15- 1pm-6pm

To ensure a successful FSA session, you must bring the following:

  • a copy of your federal and state tax return tax return from last year (if filed)
  • a picture ID (such as a driver’s license, a passport, or, if you live in NYC, an IDNYC)
  • an affordable healthcare statement (Form 1095-A, Form 1095-B, or Form 1095-C)
  • a health insurance exemption certificate (if received)
  • information related to any credits you are claiming
  • your bank account and routing numbers (so we may directly deposit your refund)
  • proof of your income (Forms W-2, 1098, 1099, any other documents showing additional income)

Contact the library at 518-828-1792 to schedule an appointment.

1040 Instruction Booklets Have Arrived

We are happy to announce that the instruction booklets for the 1040 tax forms have finally arrived! We also have many other state and federal tax forms and instruction booklets, so feel free to visit and pick up a copy during regular library hours. If you can’t find the form you need, check out for printable forms, instructions, and much more.