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Tax Information

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IRS Information | State of Michigan

Tax Forms

During tax season, all KPL locations have IRS Form 1040 booklets and Instructions, and MI tax forms and instruction booklets, free of charge, while they last. IRS Form 1040 was redesigned; IRS Forms 1040A and 1040EZ are no longer in use. All of the above forms are now available at each branch.

    Online Forms

    IRS forms - to view/download

    IRS forms by mail or call 1-800-829-3676

    You can also find Michigan Forms and Instructions online.

    Free Basic Tax Preparation

    • For families/individuals with household income under $55,000 in 2018.
    • Taxes prepared and e-filed for free by IRS-certified volunteers.
    • Direct deposit to bank accounts is available.
    • Offered various times throughout Kalamazoo County during tax season, including at three KPL locations.
    • Dial 2-1-1 or 1-800-563-5432, M-F 8am - 7pm, as of 1-16-2019, to make appointment or for more info. 

    Websites

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    IRS

    ACA (Affordable Care Act) Q and A

    Answers to tax questions related to the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare.)

    ACA - Facts about the Premium Tax Credit

    If you bought health insurance coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace, you may be eligible for the premium tax credit. 

    El IRS en Español

    Aquí encontrará enlaces a varias aplicaciones interactivas, secciones de información contributiva para contribuyentes individuales así como dueños de pequeños negocios.  

    Filing your Taxes

    Info about getting ready to file, who needs to file, your filing options, preparing tax returns and more.

    Forms and Instructions

    Frequently-used federal forms and instructions.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Get a Copy of your Federal Tax Return

    Complete directions for getting a free transcript of your return or a paid exact copy of a previously-filed tax return.

    IRS App (IRS2Go)

    IRS2Go is the official mobile app of the IRS. Download this app to check refund status, make a payment, find free tax preparation assistance, sign up for helpful tax tips.

    IRS App (IRS2Go) en Espanol

    IRS2Go es la aplicacion oficial del IRS para su telefono inteligente. Puede Verificar  el estado de su reembolso, hacer un pago, buscar servicios de ayuda gratuita para preparar su declaración de impuestos, apuntarse a recibir consejos tributarios útiles, ¡y más!

    Tax Reform

    IRS implements tax legislation enacted by Congress in 2017. Learn how that impacts your taxes for 2018.

    Taxpayer Advocate Service

    Independent organization within the IRS. Free service may help you, if you have tried to resolve your tax problem through normal IRS channels.

    Taxpayer Bill of Rights

    Where's My Refund?

    Check on the status of your federal refund.

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    State of Michigan

    Dept. of Treasury - MI Tax Information

    E-File Michigan Taxes

    Income Tax Forms by Year

    Current and previous tax year forms and instructions for Michigan.

    Preguntas mas Frecuentes en Español

    Frequently Asked Questions (in Spanish.)

    Taxpayer advocate

    Had trouble resolving a tax issue with the Michigan Department of Treasury? If you've exhausted all other remedies, the Office of the Taxpayer Advocate may be able to help.


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