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Tax Information

Tax Forms

To download tax forms:
Federal tax forms (IRS)
California tax forms (Franchise Tax Board)
Forms for other states

To order forms by telephone:
Federal tax forms: 1.800.829.3676 to reach the Internal Revenue Service Forms Distribution Center for automated telephone ordering service.
California tax forms: 1.800.338.0505 to reach the Franchise Tax Board Automated toll-free phone service.


Free Tax Assistance

The following sites offer free tax return preparation assistance in Butte County. Tax season this year is from February 12st through April 15, 2021.

**AARP Tax Assistance will not be at the Oroville Branch in 2021.**

VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) -- VITA Flier and Schedule

Are you a veteran? Here is tax information that can help you!

  • Information about free tax preparation services for eligible veterans
  • Special Tax Considerations for Veterans
  • And much more.


IRS Taxpayer Assistance Center

1395 Ridgewood Dr.

Chico, CA 95973

Monday-Friday - 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
(Closed for lunch 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.)

Services Available

Office Information


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This program is open to any senior and/or low income resident in Butte County.

If you would like to Register to receive an appointment for the VITA Chico location, you can register by selecting from one of the options we have listed below:

  1. Fill out our online registration form:
  2. Email us at:
  3. Call us (530)712-2600 and follow the prompts for VITA
  4. Visit us at


Durham Recreation and Park District is scheduling appointments for free VITA tax assistance.
This program is open to any senior and/or low income resident in Butte County.
Fridays and Saturdays beginning Friday, February 19.

Call 530.345.1921 Monday – Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm.


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