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Discover the beautiful towns of Westerly, RI and Stonington, CT.

Get Help with my Taxes

The following tax sites can help you with your questions.  

Get Tax Forms Online

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide Program

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide offers free, individualized tax preparation for low-to moderate-income taxpayers.

At the Westerly Library Mondays 4pm to 7pm and Saturdays 10am to 1pm starting February 2nd through April 15th.

VITA Volunteer Income Tax Assistance

Tower Street Community Center

93 Tower St, Westerly, RI

Mondays and Wednesdays

4pm to 7pm



Option 1: Dial 2-1-1 (available 24/7) – press option ‘3’ and then ‘6’ – and speak with a contact specialist who can help connect you with a VITA site or an appointment. Please note that if there is a wait when you call, there is an option to opt for a call back instead.

Option 2: To search for and view a list of VITA sites in your area, click HERE.  Once you click on the link, remove ‘Connecticut’ from the location box and instead enter your own address, town, or zip code and click the magnifying glass to search for a site near you.

Option 3: OR BOOK YOUR OWN APPOINTMENT ONLINE, If you want to go to a site in one of the towns listed below, click HERE to book your own appointment online. **If you’re not sure how to book your own appointment online, click here to watch a brief instruction video**

File Your Taxes Online

  • E-File - More and more Americans have chosen e-file, which lets them electronically file an accurate tax return or get an extension of time to file without sending any paper to the Internal Revenue Service.
  • Free File - Free File allows taxpayers with an Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) of $66,000 or less in 2018 to e-file their federal tax returns for free.
  • My Free Taxes - Provided by the United Way.


Where to File Federal Income Tax Forms

These Where to File addresses are for all individual taxpayers filing their own individual federal tax returns.