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2013 Peters Township Public Library Annual Report
Important Tax Information
The Peters Township Public Library participates with the IRS and Pennsylvania Department of Revenue to provide both Federal and State Tax forms for the convenience of our library patrons. As soon as tax forms/publications become available, we place them in our Tax Distribution Area located on the second floor of the library.

Federal tax information

The majority of shipments to the library of forms 1040, 1040A, and 1040 EZ and their respective schedules and instructions will begin in mid to late January.

To view, download and print IRS forms, please go to and select “Forms & Pubs” or go to .

To order tax products delivered by mail, please go to .

For information on electronic filing, please go to

Useful Telephone Numbers:

Tax Help for Individuals: 1-800-829-1040
Tax Forms and Publications: 1-800-829-3676

Pennsylvania tax information

Pennsylvania tax forms have been received at the library.

To access state forms online, please go to For help with state tax questions, please call 1-717-787-8201.

Individuals with a valid Peters Township Public Library card may access our library computers for tax forms and publications. Printing charges are $.15 per page to cover library costs.

New this year is PA Free File. PA Free File is a pair of safe and convenient new internet-based electronic filing options that succeeds Telefile and padirectfile. Taxpayers are encoured to visit before filing federal income tax returns to see if they qualify to file state and federal returns simultaneously -- for free -- using reputable tax preparation software. Follow these steps:
  • Visit to answer a handful of simple questions and allow the interactive tool to help you determine which e-file options you qualify for.
  • Evaluate which e-file options are best for you, carefully reviewing the details of each free file offer.
  • File your Pennsylvania personal income tax return for free.

  • AARP Tax-Aide Free Help

    AARP will offer free AARP Tax-Aide at the library. AARP Tax-Aide helps low and moderate income taxpayers, with special attention to those 60 and older, file their personal income tax returns. Appointments may be scheduled at the library's circulation desk.

    This service will begin Thursday, February 6 and continue through Thursday, April 10. Volunteer preparers have been trained and certified by the IRS and the State Department of Revenue, and are able to complete federal and state tax returns, property tax and rent rebate forms and local wage-tax forms. Tax payers need to bring:
  • A valid photo I.D. such as a valid Driver's License
  • A social security card as well as social security cards for a spouse and for any dependents
  • A copy of their 2012 tax return
  • All of their 2013 tax documents including supporting tax documents suas as W-2's, Social Security Form SSA-1099 amd Form 1099-R for pension
  • Original stamped 2013 property tax receipts
  • A voided personal check for direct deposit of refunds and rebate
  • Completed returns will be filed electronically to the IRS and the state. State property tax/rent rebate and local wage returns need to be mailed.

    Please make sure to arrive 15 minutes before scheduled appointment time to complete the interview form.

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