Tax Filing Assistance

The Central Library of Rochester & Monroe County has partnered with  Creating Assets, Savings, and Hope (CASH) and the New York State Department of Taxation & Finance Facilitated Self Assistance (FSA) Tax Assistance Program to provide information on tax filing assistance.


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Creating Assets, Savings, and Hope (CASH)

CASH offers free tax return preparation services to low income workers including those eligible for the Earned Income Tax Credit [EITC]. CASH tax assistance is available by appointment only. Please call 585-900-1004 or click here to schedule an appointment. All appointments will be held on the 4th floor of the Bausch & Lomb Public Library Building between the hours of 10 am – 4 pm, Monday – Friday.

All CASH programs are free and delivered through a team of highly-trained volunteers. Income eligibility requirements apply. Click here to learn more about CASH.


The New York State Department of Taxation and Finance Facilitated Self Assistance (FSA) Tax Assistance Program

Like last year, the FSA Tax Assistance Program will be conducted virtually. There will be two sessions weekly, held every Wednesday through April 13, 2022. The first session is 9 – 11 am, and the second session is 1 – 3 pm. Click here for details.

The Central Library will have 2021 tax forms on the 3rd floor in the Bausch & Lomb Public Library Building in the Science, History and Social Sciences Division. If you have any questions about tax forms, please call the Science Division at 585-428-8110.

Visit the MCLS website here for more information about available tax filing assistance throughout the Monroe County Library System.