Effective March 16, 2020: The AARP Tax-Aide Service is suspended until further notice. They will continue to assess whether they can open again in some or all sites for the remainder of the tax season and if the tax season is extended.
Federal & Oklahoma tax filing deadlines have been extended until July 15.
Free Online Filing Options for Qualified Taxpayers
Several tax preparation sites offer free online filing for households that qualify. Some, but not all, of the services also offer free filing for state returns. Please carefully read the qualifications to determine which site offers the services you need.
Tax Preparation Services in Stillwater
We are not aware of any free tax preparation services in our area. There are still several businesses that will prepare your taxes for a fee. A list of local options, locations, contact information, and current fees are available here.
All tax products, except for ones in duplicate and triplicate, are available to print online at the IRS website. You can also request copies to be sent to you via mail by using the online form or by calling 1-800-TAX-FORM (800-829-3676).
You can request hard copies of Oklahoma tax forms by calling (405) 521-3165 or 1-800-522-8165. Forms are also available to download online.
The IRS will no longer provide the library employment-related forms such as W-2, 1099 MISC, or 1096. You may call 1-800-829-3676 to request copies, as the versions available online are not eligible for mail-in. You can also order online.
- http://www.irs.gov/Businesses/Small-Businesses-&-Self-Employed/State-Links-1 - provides links to each state's taxing agency. Use the links to find online state tax forms.
- http://taxtopics.net - links to some of the most helpful webpages and explanations on a wide array of tax topics..
Website reading for "Tax Planning for Retirees"
The links below are suggested reading from Dr. Dennis Bertholf, retired OSU Professor of Mathematics:
- 6 Smart Ways Taxpayers Can Save Money on Their Tax Bills
- 10 Smart Steps to Minimize Taxes and Penalties on Your RMDs
- When to Take Your First Required Minimum Distribution From an IRA
- Two strategies to simplify your taxes in retirement