The filing deadline to submit 2022 tax returns or an extension to file and pay tax owed is Tuesday, April 18, 2023.
The library has many commonly used forms available for patrons, and staff can assist with printing additional forms as needed. To find tax forms and for help with printing forms, visit the Research Desk on the 2nd floor.
Federal tax forms can be found online at www.irs.gov. To get federal tax forms sent to you, call 1-800-TAX-FORM.
On Jan. 1, Mount Prospect Public Library will welcome back the crafting tutorial site, CreativeBug. This is a resource for arts and crafts enthusiasts with more than 1,000 video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists. Video topics include sewing, quilting, knitting, paper crafts, food, jewelry, and holiday crafts. You will be able to access it on our Web Resourcespage.
If finding a new job is on your list of goals for 2023, check out some of these library resources:
Join us on Wednesday, January 11 at 7:00 p.m. for a virtual program, Job Search Essentials for 2023 to find out what you need to know to be prepared for the current job market. Gene Flynn of the Barrington Career Center will discuss current trends and share strategies for successful career moves. Topics to be addressed include applicant tracking systems, virtual interviews and why networking hasn’t gone out of style. Register here.
Resume review is available by appointment to Mount Prospect Public Library cardholders. Contact business librarian Angela Baker firstname.lastname@example.org to set up an appointment.
Get one-on-one support from a live, online career coach in resume and cover letter writing, interview preparation and more through Brainfuse JobNow. Login with your library card number and PIN to access live sessions, available 1:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. CST. Online resume review is available within one business day.
For many reasons, the end of the year is a common time to make charitable gifts to nonprofit organizations. Some are inspired to participate in Giving Tuesday, while others are thinking ahead to their tax returns. Whatever your reason for getting caught up in the spirit of generosity, there are free resources available to help you make informed decisions about the organizations you choose to support:
Are you ready to vote in the mid-term elections? Early voting is currently happening through November 7 at Mount Prospect Village Hall, and Election Day voting will be held at polling places on November 8. Whether you plan to vote by mail, in-person or vote early, find answers to many common questions on the library’s Voter Resources Research Guide.