Income Tax Help

Beginning February 1, 2017, the library will host income tax return preparation for qualified residents at many of our locations. The library partners with AARP provides service to nine of our neighborhood locations:

Due to the MLK Library modernization, tax preparation services provided by Community Tax Aid will continue at another downtown location by appointment. Customers can call 202-869-2999 or make an appointment online at

Please contact your local branch or check the branch calendar for up-to-date schedules.


  • All locations will be closed Monday, February 20 in honor of Presidents Day.
  • All locations will be closed Sunday, April 16 and Monday, April 17 in honor of DC Emancipation Day.
  • Last day of all tax preparation services is April 18.