Tax References

Free Tax Prep at Main Library

United Way/VITA will provide free tax preparation help at Main Library on Mondays in Meeting Room 3 between 10:30 AM and 2:30 PM from February 3rd through April 13th.

This service is available for individuals or couples with less than $60,000 in income. People can call Main Library or dial 2-1-1 to set up an appointment. You can also find more information by going to the United Way’s web site.

Local Tax Prep Options

There are numerous free options available for taxpayers to obtain tax products, tax preparation and assistance in filing their tax returns with forms and instructions. We've provided several options below for your convenience:

United Way/Financial Empowerment Center (FEC)

Call 211 for appointments.

Community Action Akron Summit

Call 1-866-861-6401 for an appointment and location.

Open M

Call 330-434-0110 for appointments.

More Tax Information


IRS: 1-800-829-1040  
Local IRS office: 330-319-9800   
Internal Revenue Service
IRS Forms and Publications


Ohio Dept. of Taxation: 1-800-282-1780
Ohio Income Tax


City of Akron: 330-375-2290
Akron Income Tax