Tax Information

AARP Tax Help at the Library

Dates and Times:
February 6th - April 11th

Wednesdays 9am-3pm
Thursdays 9am-3pm

 

Helpful Tax Resources:

Tax Terminology:

http://bankrate.com/finance/taxes/10-key-tax-terms-to-know-1.aspx
http://turbotax.intuit.com/tax-tools/tax-tips/general-tax-tips/tax-terms-glossary/INF12095.html
http://investopedia.com/categories/taxes.asp?page=2#axzz2BMmdXRMM
 

Tax Deductions:

Itemized Deductions - http://investopedia.com/terms/i/itemizeddeduction.asp?page=2#axzz2LTetuvQZ
Mortgage Tax Deduction Calculator - http://money-zine.com/Calculators/Mortgage-Calculators/Mortgage-Tax-Deduction-Calculator/
 

Small Business Income Tax Information:

http://freelancefolder.com/10-tax-terms-all-u-s-freelancers-should-know/
http://irs.gov/Businesses/Small-Businesses-&-Self-Employed/Self-Employed-Individuals-Tax-Center
http://irs.gov/Businesses/Small-Businesses-&-Self-Employed/State-Links-1
 

Tax Credits:

http://kiplinger.com/article/taxes/T054-C001-S001-tax-credit-vs-deduction.html
Earned Income Tax Credit - http://eitcoutreach.org/
Federal - https://www.irs.gov/credits-deductions-for-individuals
http://taxes.about.com/od/Tax-Credits/Income-Tax-Credits.htm
 

Tax Assistants and Calculators:

Alternative Minimum Tax – https://www.irs.gov/businesses/small-businesses-self-employed/alternative-minimum-tax-assistant-for-individuals
Withholding Calculator: - http://irs.gov/Individuals/IRS-Withholding-Calculator
Employer Identification Number: http://irs.gov/businesses/small/article/0,,id=102767,00.html
http://taxes.about.com/od/filingstatus/qt/FilingStatus.htm
 

Tax Problems or Issues:

IRS - http://irs.gov/uac/Taxpayer-Advocate-Service-6
 

Tax Audits and Recordkeeping:

http://money.howstuffworks.com/personal-finance/personal-income-taxes/income-tax-audits.htm
http://bankrate.com/finance/personal-finance/how-long-to-keep-financial-records.aspx
 

Tax Preparers:

http://irs.gov/Tax-Professionals/Circular-230-Tax-Professionals
 

Tax Fraud:

Identity Theft: http://www.irs.gov/Individuals/Identity-Protection
 

Educational Resources About Income Taxes:

http://apps.irs.gov/app/understandingTaxes/index.jsp
http://money.howstuffworks.com/personal-finance/personal-income-taxes/income-tax-quiz.htm
http://thetaxcollege.com/
http://efile.com/tax-service/tax-calculator/
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance: http://apps.irs.gov/app/vita/
Student Taxes: http://apps.irs.gov/app/understandingTaxes/student/index.jsp

General Tax Information:

IRS: http://irs.gov

Kentucky: http://revenue.ky.gov

Track your Paducah city tax dollars: http://www.paducahky.gov/track-your-tax-dollars
 

Federal Taxes

Why did the 1040 change?

Tax forms may be downloaded online at: IRS.gov.

Paducah's local IRS office is closed until further notice.

Taxpayer Advocate Service:
1-877-777-4778

IRS Toll-free Tax Question Line:
1-800-829-1040

For the hearing impaired TTY/TDD: 1-800-829-4059

Need tax forms or publications?:
1-800-829-3676​​​​​​​
 

Kentucky State Taxes

Paducah's state revenue office is located at:

2928 Park Avenue
Paducah, KY 42001
Telephone: 1.270.575.7148

The office is located in the Clark Business Complex, Suite G, across from Nobel Park.

Office hours are Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm.

The office recommends going to the Revenue Department website for general information and answers to frequently asked questions. However, they also take appointments for information sessions.

Kentucky Tax Question Line (no toll-free number):
1-502-564-4581

The Kentucky Revenue Department no longer provides printed tax forms.

State tax forms may be downloaded online at: revenue.ky.gov.

Have questions? Check the state's tax help pages: Click here.