AARP Foundation Tax-Aide, in cooperation with the I.R.S., N.C. Dept. of Revenue,

Buncombe County Library System and Council on Aging, Inc. will again offer free tax preparations for taxpayers with low- and moderate-income with special attention to those age 60 and older. This service will be available from February 1 through April 15, at sites listed below. Both Federal and N.C. State tax returns will be electronically filed for safe and accurate preparation and faster refunds. 


LOCATIONS                                                                                             DAYS/HOURS

Pack Library                                                                                              Mondays

(Downtown Asheville, next to U.S. Cellular Center)                                10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Asheville, NC 28801 (Tel: 828-250-4700)                                                   Wednesdays

** Free Parking for the first hour at the Civic Center Garage                 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

West Asheville Presbyterian Church                                                          Mondays

690 Haywood Road                                                                                    9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Asheville, NC 28806 (Tel: 828-280-3700)

Weaverville: Brookstone Church                                                               Thursdays

90 Griffee Road                                                                                          9:30 am - 3:00 pm

Weaverville, NC 28787 (Tel: 828-658-9443)

Black Mountain Library **                                                                         Thursdays

105 N Dougherty Street                                                                            9 am - 3:00 pm

Black Mountain, NC 28711 (Tel: 828-250-4756)

**Due to early voting, this site will be closed in early February. Call library for alternative site information.

Taxpayers should bring the following documents:

  • Photo I.D. for taxpayer and spouse

  • Social Security cards or equivalent for all taxpayers and dependents

  • Copy of last year's tax return

  • Proof of health insurance coverage: Forms 1095 A, B, or C; Market Place exemption letter

  • Income documents - Forms W-2, SSA-1099, 1099-R, 1099-G, 1099-DIV, 1099-INT, W-2G, other 1099 forms, Self-employment income - 1099-MISC, and any other income

  • Brokerage statements (Form 1099-B), sale of stocks and bonds

  • Detailed list and recipients for Medical Expenses, Charitable Contributions, Real Estate Taxes, and Mortgage Interest (Form 1098), if you are claiming itemized expenses

  • Educational expenses (Form 1098-T) and student account statement from College or University

  • Bank check for direct deposit of any refund to your checking or savings account

T: (828) 277-8288

F: (828) 277-8299


9:00 AM-4:30 PM

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