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Free Tax Assistance

AARP Tax-Aide provides free tax assistance and preparation for taxpayers with middle and lower income.  You do not need to be a member of AARP or a retiree to use this service. Kansas Tax-Aide volunteers, trained in cooperation with the IRS, will offer this service on a first come, first served basis at the Olathe Downtown Library and other locations throughout the county.  If the Olathe School District closes for inclement weather, AARP tax assistance will not be available that day.    

Olathe Downtown Library will have volunteers during the tax season
February 1 - April 18
Monday - Thursday:  9am - 3pm (last appointment at 2:00p)

Help is available on a walk-in basis, first come, first served.  

Advance appointments may also be available; to make an appointment, visit
Here is a list of important items to bring to your appointment.


State and Federal Tax Help Information

Local IRS Office
6717 Shawnee Mission Parkway
Overland Park, KS 66206
(816) 966-2840
IRS Telephone Assistance
(800) 829-1040


Where to find additional free tax help

El Centro/Johnson County K-State Extension
11811 S. Sunset Dr.
Olathe, KS 66061
Open February 3 to April 14
Wednesday and Thursday 12:00 PM-4:30 PM
Sat. 8:30 AM-12:30 PM
Servicio Disponible en Espanol
Find more information about this tax help location here, including who may receive assistance and what to bring with you to your appointment.

Service at this location provided by a partnership between Next Step KC and Johnson County K-State Extension for taxpayers with yearly incomes less than $54,000. In addition to the location above, Next Step KC also provides tax help at a number of other locations.
Click here for more information on tax help provided by Next Step KC.


Tax Forms and Publications

The Olathe Libraries have not yet received shipments of tax forms this year.  Please be aware that due to IRS budget constraints libraries will only be offering Forms 1040, 1040A, and 1040EZ.  We will not have federal instruction booklets, special forms or forms on special paper, such as 1099, 1098, etc.  Kansas tax forms and instruction will also not be available.  

To order forms, use the contact information below. 

  2015 Federal Taxes 2015 Kansas Taxes
Forms and Instructions Online

To File Online Kansas online filing options
To Order Forms

Including W-2, 1099, and others:

Call 1-800-829-3676

Or visit

785-296-4937 (Voice Mail)

Hearing Impaired TTY: 785-296-6461

Taxpayer Assistance


Hearing impaired TTY/TTD: 1-800-829-4059
Monday-Friday 7am - 7pm

Other contact numbers for IRS Telephone Assistance

785-368-8222 or or

Hearing Impaired TTY: 785-296-6461

Other Kansas Tax Help Numbers

IRS information in Spanish


Other sources of tax information:  

IRS web site

Kansas Department of Revenue

Missouri Tax Forms and Publications

Kansas City, MO Tax Forms and Publications


State & Federal Tax Deadline - April 18, 2016