Tax Information and Assistance

Assistance with Tax Filing

The Scarborough Public Library will host AARP Tax Help on Thursdays. An appointment is required. To schedule an appointment call 207-518-8579 beginning January 21. Other locations also available at other times/days.

CA$H Maine provides help to those with a household income below $55,000. Visit www.cashmaine.org or call 207-699-0753 for locations.


Federal Tax Forms

The Library will have the most common federal tax forms and instruction booklets. Additional forms can be printed at www.irs.gov, or at the Reference Desk at a cost of 10¢ a page.

You can order forms and instructions at 1-800-829-3676 or  www.irs.gov/uac/Forms-and-Publications-by-U.S.-Mail.

Visit www.irs.gov/Filing/E-File-Options to learn about electronic filing.


Local IRS Office

The local IRS office is in South Portland at 220 Maine Mall Road, behind Imperial China Restaurant and near Dick’s Sporting Goods.

Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.
Telephone: 207-879-4683 (recorded information only)


State Tax Forms

Basic state tax forms and instruction booklets are available at the Circulation Desk; there is a $1.00 printing charge. Additional forms can be printed at www.maine.gov/revenue or at the Reference Desk at a cost of 10¢ a page.

You can order state forms and instructions at 207-624-7894,.

Call Maine Revenue at 207-626-8475 for help with the Property Tax Credit form that is part of the 1040ME packet.