Tax Forms & Information
2019 Tax Year Information - Impacts from COVID 19
The Federal & California state filing deadline has been extended to JULY 15th, 2020.
If you need to file in another state, be sure to check their tax site to see if it was extended.
Project Scout is still providing assistance - you will need to call or email them for assistance.
Email: projectscoutoffice (AT) gmail.com
--> Leave a detailed message with your full name, if you are a senior (60 and over), and your contact info.
Pre-printed tax forms are expected to arrive in late February. Please call the library ahead of time at 768-3400 for the Main Library or 768-3420 for the Freedom Branch to make sure that they have arrived and copies are available.
1040 Form & Booklet
Note: 1040A and 1040EZ are no longer being used, learn more about it here: Which Tax Form to File Now that 1040A & 1040EZ are no longer used?
These and other tax forms are available to be printed from:
California Franchise Tax Board
Internal Revenue Service
Other State Tax Forms
Tax Withholding Estimator from the IRS
Wondering what your tax withholding should be? The IRS now has an online Tax Withholding Estimator you can use.
Project Scout will
3pm - 5pm on Fridays
Please bring: A Photo ID, Social Security Cards or ITIN for each person on your tax return, W2, 1099, 1098 forms for all jobs held in 2017, child care costs for 2017 and provider information, a voided check for direct deposit (optional), and if you are able, your previous years tax form.
For more information about Project Scout or to volunteer, please call 831-724-2606 (or toll-free 877-373-8297). Project scout provides free tax assistance to seniors, individuals with disability, and low income residents of Santa Cruz County.
Other Tax Information
If you need to order tax forms you can do so by calling:
1-800-TAX-FORM (1-800-829-3676) for Federal forms and publications
1-800-852-5711 for California forms and publications