Tax forms

The Des Plaines Public Library has 2020 federal and state income tax forms. The deadline for filing federal and state income tax returns for 2020 is midnight, tonight, May 17, 2021.

PLEASE NOTE: The following federal and state income tax forms are available on a table in the first-floor hallway near the meeting rooms:

-- *Federal 1040 (U.S. Individual Income Tax Return) and 1040-SR (Tax Return for Seniors) booklet + separate instructions

-- Federal 1040 and 1040-SR booklet in Spanish + separate instructions

-- Illinois 1040 (Individual Income Tax Return) + separate instructions

-- Illinois Schedule ICR (Illinois Credits) + separate instructions 

-- Schedule IL-WIT (Illinois Income Tax Withheld) + separate instructions

*Contains:  Schedule 1 (form 1040) - (Additional Income and Adjustments to Income);  Schedule 2 (form 1040) - (Additional Taxes);  Schedule 3 (form 1040) - (Additional Credits and Payments); and Schedule LEP (form 1040) - (Request for Change in Language Preference).


In addition, the library has a limited amount of the following:

-- W-2 (Wage and Tax Statement)

-- W-3 (Transmittal of Wage and Tax Statements)

-- General instructions for forms W-2 and W-3

-- W-4 (Employee's Withholding Certificate)

-- 1096 (Annual Summary and Transmittal of U.S. Information Returns)

-- 1099-INT (Interest Income) + separate instructions

-- 1099-MISC (Miscellaneous Income) + separate instructions

-- 1099-NEC (new form -- Nonemployee Compensation) 


The above forms (in the list starting with the W-2) cannot be printed from the Internal Revenue Service site. To order online, go to the:  (IRS) website.

To order federal tax forms by phone, call 800-829-3676, Monday-Friday. 


The library also has a supply of the following:

-- Schedule IL-E/EIC (Illinois Exemption and Earned Income Credit) + separate instructions


To have any of the above forms set aside for you to pick up on the first floor of the library, or if you have questions about tax forms, call the fourth-floor public desk: 

847-376-2841.  Or, email


updated 5-17-21

Federal Forms and Instructions

1040 U.S. Individual Income Tax Return On order
1040 Instructions for 1040 Available
1040ES Estimated Tax for Individuals Not available
1040NR Instructions for 1040NR Not available
1040V Payment Voucher Not available
1040X Amended U.S. Individual Income Tax Return Not available
1040X Instructions for 1040X Not available
1096 Annual Summary and Transmittal of U.S. Information Returns Available
1099-INT Interest Income Available
1099-MISC Miscellaneous Income Available
2441 Child and Dependent Care Expenses Not available
2441 Instructions for 2441 Not available
3903 Moving Expenses Not available
4868 Application for Automatic Extension of Time to File U.S. Individual Income Tax Return Not available
5695 Residential Energy Credits Not available
8283 Noncash Charitable Contributions Not available
8283 Instructions for 8283 Not available
8812 Additional Child Tax Credit Not available
8812 Instructions for 8812 Not available
8822 Change of Address Not available
8829 Expenses for Business Use of Your Home Not available
8829 Instructions for 8829 Not available
8863 Education Credits (American Opportunity and Lifetime Learning Credits) Not available
8863 Instructions for 8863 Not available
8949 Sales and Other Dispositions of Capital Assets Not available
8949 Instructions for 8949 Not available
9465 Installment Agreement Request Not available
Schedule A (1040) Itemized Deductions Not available
Schedule B (1040) Interest and Ordinary Dividends Not available
Schedule C (1040) Profit or Loss from Business (Sole Proprietorship) Not available
Schedule D (1040) Capital Gains and Losses Not available
Schedule E (1040) Supplemental Income and Loss Not available
Schedule EIC (1040 or 1040-SR) Earned Income Credit Not available
Schedule R (1040) Credit for the Elderly or the Disabled Not available
Schedule SE (1040) Self-Employment Tax Not available
W-2 Wage and Tax Statement Not available
W-3 Transmittal of Wage and Tax Statements Not available
Schedule R (1040) Instructions for Schedule R (1040) Not available
Schedule D (1040) Instructions for Schedule D Not available
Schedule SE (1040) Instructions for Schedule SE Not available
8962 Premium Tax Credit Not available
8962 Instructions for 8962 Not available
8965 Health Coverage Exemptions Not available
8965 Instructions for Health Coverage Exemptions Not available
1040-SR U.S. Tax Return for Seniors Not available
4562 Depreciation and Amortization (including information on listed property) Not available
4562 Instructions for 4562 Not available
1040NR U.S. Nonresident Alien Income Tax Return Not available

Federal Publications en espanol

17 Your Federal Income Tax For Individuals in Spanish Not available
596 Earned Income Credit in Spanish Not available