Tax Assistance Program
Updated 5/28/2021: Free Tax Help in Oakland
Stay Safe with Virtual Assistance
Get free help filing online from home at www.getyourrefund.org
Completely free service
Chat support available
File back taxes (2017-2019)
File amendments for past years
In Person Assistance – Appointments Required
Note that most in-person assistance programs are no longer available.
San Antonio Community Development
Drop-off and in-person tax help on a case-by-case basis
Languages: English, Spanish, Cantonese, Mandarin, Sign Language
2228 E 15th Street Oakland 94606
510-536-5179, 510-536-1715 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Find more information about free tax help
If you need more information about stimulus payments, or do not file taxes and need to register in order to receive your money, visit www.irs.gov/coronavirus/economic-impact-payments.
Oakland Public Libraries have a small supply of 1040 forms and instructions.
If you need federal tax forms, you can get them from the IRS website at www.irs.gov/Forms-&-Pubs or call 800-829-3676.
If you need California tax forms you can get them from www.ftb.ca.gov/forms/ or call 800-338-0505.
Need to print tax forms? Go to oaklandlibrary.org/mobileprint to send your print, then pick them up at an Oakland Public Library Sidewalk Service location. You can call 510-238-3134 if you need more help.