Tax Links & Numbers

Federal Government

Tax questions: 1-800-829-1040 or TTY: 1-800-829-4059
Tax refunds: 1-800-829-1954
Form and Instructions Requests: 1-800-829-3676  

Filing Links:

Federal Instruction Booklet

Federal 1040 Tax Forms: Most Commonly Used Form:

Various Federal Forms and Instructions:

State of Ohio

TaxPayer Services Line: 1-800-282-1780
Tax Forms Request: 1-800-282-1782
Tax Refunds: 1-800-282-1784

Find Any Tax Form:

Check Your Refund Status:

Instruction Booklet

Tax Forms

City of Akron

General Questions (8 am to 4:30 pm): 330-375-2290


Forms, Instructions, and Worksheets Past and Present:

Tax Instructions: IR Instructions: 

Tax Forms

Branch Library Tax Aid (via AARP)

AARP will be offering scanned tax aide services at two ASCPL Branch locations. Calls for appointments for both locations will begin Tuesday, January 16 at 10 a.m. Each location will be managing the signup for appointments at their location.

Maple Valley Branch Library
330-864-5721 Ext: 4660
Appointment times are: Wednesdays, Feb 7, 2024 to April 10, 2024. The first appointment being at 11 am and the last being at 3:30 pm.

Northwest Akron Branch Library
330-836-1081 Ext:4700
Appointment times are: Fridays, Feb 2, 2024 to April 5, 2024. The first appointment being at 12 pm and the last being at 3 pm.

People will need to bring the following documents:

  • A copy of their Driver’s License or State ID and Social Security Card
  • Their tax documents, including W-2’s and 1099s
  • A blank / voided check for direct deposit

Tax Aide service at the branches will entail patrons dropping their tax materials off at their initial appointment, and then returning to the librarg once their return has been prepared.

3rd Party Tax Aid

These are all the known organizations doing Tax Prep for individuals in Summit County except for the two ASCPL Branches.

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide Site Locator

See what's is available for Tax-Aide in the Akron Area

United Way of Summit & Medina

  • Free Tax Preparation
  • United Way of Summit & Medina will offer in-person, drive-up, and drop off appointments.

Financial Empowerment Center
1060 E. Kenmore Blvd, Akron 44314
Scheduling begins on January 17th, 2024

Family Resources Centers
Dates vary. Get details and schedule by calling 2-1-1 or
Applicants must make under $64,000 a year
Appointments are in person this year

Required Documents:

  • Identification
  • Social Security Card
  • W2’s and other income documentation
  • Expense documentation if applicable
  • If claimant is filing jointly their spouse is required to attend
  • Copies of previous years federal and state tax returns, if available
  • Any dependents SSN
  • Bank routing and account numbers for direct deposit.
  • IP PIN for current year if one has been issued to you

Community Action Akron Summit Earned Income Tax Program

Community Action Akron Summit
Schedule Appointment: 234-206-3170
Office: 330-376-7730
670 West Exchange Street, Akron 44302

Days & Hours:
January 20, 2024 – June 29, 2024
Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays: 10:30 am to 3:00 pm & 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm;
Saturdays: 9:30 am to 3:00 pm

Ohio Means Job Summit
1040 East Tallmadge Avenue, Akron 44310

Days & Hours:
February 2, 2024 – April 13, 2024
Fridays, 10:00 am to 2:30 pm
Closed March 29, 2024

The University of Akron
Walk-Ins Only
First Come First Serve!

George W. Daverio School of Accountancy
College of Business Administration
259 South Broadway St, Room 106,
Akron 44325

Days & Hours:
Saturdays, February 3, 2024 – April 13, 2024
Saturdays, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Except: March 30, 2024 (Spring Break)

Kent State University
Ambassador Crawford College of
Business & Entrepreneurship
475 Terrace Drive, Kent 44242

Days & Hours:
Saturdays, 9:30 am to 3:00 pm
March 2, 2024, March 9, 2024
March 16, 2024, March 23, 2024,
April 6, 2024

Super Refund Walk – In Saturday - Sponsored by PNC Bank
670 West Exchange Street, Akron
February 10, 2024
9:30 am to 3:00 pm

Mobile Tax Preparation Locations
Community Action Mobile Site
670 West Exchange Street, Akron 44302
January 29, 2024 – April 29, 2024

Days & Hours:
Mondays, 5:30pm to 7:30pm

To schedule a drop off appointment call:
234-206-3170 or visit

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