Free tax assistance


Do you need help doing your taxes?  Councilman Patrick Dowd’s office has pulled together a list of places you can go for assistance.

Tax Counseling for the Elderly (AARP Tax Aide) for individuals 60 or older

Carnegie Library Pittsburgh, Feb 1 thru Apr 15.  Call 412.622.3154 for more information 

Carnegie Library Squirrel Hill, Feb 1 thru Apr 15.  Call 412.422.9650 for more information. 

For information on the Internet, click here:

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA) for individuals in a low-moderate income bracket.  Call 1-800-829-1040 or 412-255-1155 to find a site near you

BGC (Bloomfield-Garfield) Community Activity Center, 113 N. Pacific Ave, 412-441-6950, Opens 2/7

Vintage Inc, 401 N. Highland Ave,  412-361-5003, Opens 2/5

Parental Stress Center, 5877 Commerce Street, 412-361-4800, Opens 1/21

Acorn of Allegheny County, 5907 Penn Ave. Suite 310, 412-441-6255, Opens 1/26

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, 4400 Forbes Ave, 412-622-3154, Opens 2/1

Carnegie Library of Squirrel Hill, 5801 Forbes Ave, 412-422-9650, Opens 2/1

City County Building, 2nd Floor, Opens 2/2, Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00 am – 3:00 pm