2024 Chicagoland Income Tax Preparation Services

Oak Park Township Senior Services provides this list as a courtesy to persons in need of such services. This information in no way constitutes an endorsement or recommendation of the businesses listed, nor is this in any way a complete list of services or businesses. Recipients of this information are reminded to investigate the business thoroughly before making a selection.


Forest Park Community Center
7640 Jackson Blvd
Forest Park, IL

(708) 771-7737

By appointment only

Mondays and Tuesdays

February 1 - March 31, 2023

Clients will need to visit or call the community center to pick up a packet. Paperwork needs to be completed before the scheduled appointment.

Triton College (scheduling)

Triton College
2000 5th Avenue
River Grove, IL

(708) 456-0300, ext. 3895 (no messages, please be patient)

By appointment only - No appointments before January 29, 2024

Monday through Friday

9 am to 3 pm

January 23 - April 15, 2023

Triton College will recommend a closer tax site depending on the client's location.

Ladder Up

FREE Tax Preparation of Federal and State Income Tax Returns - WALK-IN SERVICE ONLY

Families and individuals earning up to $64,000 per year $32,000 for individuals

Must be a Full-Year Illinois Resident (Ladder Up does NOT prepare other states, military personnel, and/or partial-year residents)

Taxpayers filing a joint tax return (married) must BOTH be present

Cicero Unity Junior High School Cafeteria
2100 S. Laramie Ave, Cafeteria
Cicero, IL 60804

First come, first serve


9 am to 12 pm (or until capacity is reached)

January 27 - April 13, 2024

Our Lady of Mt. Carmel
Casa Esperanza
1116 N. 22nd Ave
Melrose Park, IL

First come, first serve


9 am to 12 pm (or until capacity is reached)

January 27 - April 13, 2024

Hermosa - WIC Diversey
4620 W. Diversey
Chicago, IL

First come, first service


10 am to 2 pm


9 am to 12 pm

January 27 - April 13, 2024

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide

Site Locator Only: (888) 227-7669

Press Option 1, then follow the prompts for location, add zip code.
Have pen and paper ready.


Toll-free Nationwide: (888) 687-2277 or (888) OUR-AARP
Toll-free TTY: (877) 434-7598

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AARPFoundation
Twitter: @AARPFoundation
Email: taxaide@aarp.org

IRS Free e-file Options


To filter the list, on Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) must be entered. Each offer for free tax prep has different eligibility requirements and state filing allowances.

More Information

Federal Income Tax Returns


Illinois Income Tax

Returns www.revenue.state.il.us