Tax Information and Assistance


AARP Tax Help

The Scarborough Public Library will host free AARP Tax-Aide volunteers on Thursdays. To make an appointment, call 207-518-8579 beginning January 21

Federal Tax Forms

The Library will have copies of the most common federal tax forms and instruction booklets. Other forms can be printed at the IRS website or at the Reference Desk at a cost of 10¢ a page.

You can order forms and instructions at 1-800-829-3676 or

Filing your tax return electronically is another option. To learn more about eFile visit

Local IRS Office

The local IRS office is in South Portland at 220 Maine Mall Road, behind Imperial China Restaurant and near Dick’s Sporting Goods.

Hours: Monday-Friday  8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.
Telephone: 207-879-4683 (recorded information only)

This office is closed during the Federal Government Shutdown.

State Tax Forms

The State of Maine no longer provides libraries or other institutions with tax forms. Tax forms can be printed at or at the Reference Desk at a cost of 10¢ a page. The Form 1040ME with instructions is $1. Forms may be ordered by phone at 207-624-7894. You can call Maine Revenue at 207-626-8475 for help with the Property Tax Credit form that is part of the 1040ME packet.