Recommended Websites

Recommended Websites

These websites have been picked by our reference librarians to assist you in gathering information. This is not meant to be a complete directory of web resources, but a collection of useful resources.


Arts & Entertainment Authors on the Web Awards & Best Books
Biography Book Events Book Reviews
Booklists Book Sellers Books & the Media
Books-eBooks Books-Genre Fiction Books-Online Clubs
Books-Read a Chapter Online Books-What Do I Read Next Business
Charities Consumer Information Cultures & Diveristy
Education Genealogy & Local History Government & Law
Health & Medicine Immigration Services Investment & Personal Finance
Language Learning Library Catalogs Library Websites
Newspapers Reference Tools Small Business
Statistics Taxes  


Please note: The websites contained here are not part of the official Henrico County Public Library website. When you click on a link, you will exit this site and are no longer protected by our privacy policy. Henrico County, Virginia does not endorse nor is responsible for the content provided by external websites.


Tax Forms

Virginia Department of Taxation

Note: The Virginia Department of Taxation will no longer supply libraries with paper copies of Virginia tax forms. You may download forms and instructions from visiting Or you may contact your local Commissioner of the Revenue, Director of Finance or Director of Tax Administration. You can request forms and instructions from the Forms Department by calling (804)440-2541. You may also wish to try paperless filing, using Free File/E-File. The standard fee of 10¢ per page for printing from the public computers will apply to tax forms at all Henrico County Public libraries.

Internal Revenue Service

Individual and business taxpayers will no longer receive paper income tax packages in the mail from the IRS. These tax packages contained the forms, schedules and instructions for filing a paper income tax return.
Taxpayers can still get the necessary forms and instructions online at or by visiting local IRS offices.

Henrico County
Department of Finance

Other States
Federation of Tax Administrators

Resources 2015

If your household income is $58,000 or less, get your taxes prepared for FREE by a trained, IRS certified volunteer tax preparer and avoid costly tax preparation fees. You may also be eligible for the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC). Dial 211 to find a FREE tax preparation site near you or click the "File in Person" link on  this page. Be sure to check the "What to bring.." list.

Library locations offering MetroCASH Tax Assistance:

  • Fairfield Area Library
    schedule coming soon

  • Dumbarton Area Library
    schedule coming soon

Tax Aide Program
Tax-aide is a free tax service provided by the IRS and administered by AARP. All volunteer tax preparers are certified by passing an IRS exam. This program is open to all ages and taxpayers are not required to be AARP members.

No appointments required or accepted—first come, first served basis only.
Be sure to bring last year's returns and all your tax forms for the current year.
For more information, visit or call the site locator at 1-888-227-7669.

The Real Estate Advantage (REAP)
Tax exemption for qualified seniors, residents that are 100 percent permanently and totally disabled, and their spouses which relieves real estate tax up to a maximum of $1,500.

Maximum taxable income is $67,000
Maximum net worth allowed is $350,000
Maximum exemption awarded is $1,500
Filing deadline is April 1st
Free programs, tools and resources to aid consumers.