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Tax Resources and Forms

Download Forms Online:

https://www.irs.gov/forms-instructions (Federal)

http://www.IN.gov/dor/3489.htm (State)

Order Forms By Mail:

Internal Revenue Service – Federal forms
1-800-829-3676 (Monday – Friday, 7 am – 7 pm)

Indiana Department of Revenue – State forms
1-317-615-2581 (Leave order on voicemail, available 24 hours/day)

Pick up Forms at the Library:

A limited number of tax forms are available at all locations of the LaPorte County Public Library. 

Free File: Do Your Federal Taxes for Free

Tax preparation software and free fillable forms available for those with incomes below $69,000.


INfreefile: Do Your Indiana State Taxes for Free

Qualify for free online tax preparation for those with income must be below $66,000.


Federal Tax FAQS

Federal Tax Help Line: 1-800-829-1040

Indiana Tax FAQs

Indiana Income Tax Help Line: (317) 232-2240

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide Program

Tax-Aide sites offer free and individualized tax preparation for low-to moderate-income taxpayers, especially those 50 and older. They will be open February 1 through April 15, 2020. To find a location near you, visit the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide Site Locator and enter your zip code to start your search. 

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program

In La Porte, people may call the Salvation Army at 219-326-5342, ext. 2016, to ask when they might be able to come in.  They may leave a message if no one answers.  Their hours vary by day and change once in a while, so people should call.  They are available some mornings from 9:00am-12:00pm and some afternoons from 1:00pm-3:00pm or 1:00pm-5:00pm. They're starting this on Monday, February 3 and this assistance will go through April 15.  VITA is giving the assistance

Federal Refund

Search the IRS refund website or call 1-800-829-4477 to check on your federal refund.

State Refund

Search the state refund website or call 317-233-4018 to check on your state refund.

Beacon: La Porte County Property Database

Check public real estate records and view assessment, tax, sales, ownership, and other property information.

La Porte County Assessor's Office

Contact the Assessor’s Office, find forms for review of assessment or corrections of errors, and file appeals to property assessments.



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