Free Tax Preparation at Central Library

Free Tax Preparation in Baltimore at Pratt Library

The Baltimore CASH Campaign provides free tax preparation services for low and moderate income earners.

If your total household income was under $54,000 in 2017, you may be eligible for free tax preparation.

Appointment days at the Central Library are available Tuesday–Saturday, through April 14, 2018.

How it Works

Trained tax assistants will:

All for free!

What to Bring

When you come to the FREE tax location, bring the following:

Location and Accessibility

The Central Library site is at 400 Cathedral St, Baltimore MD 21201, and is wheelchair accessible.

Call for an Appointment

Call 410-234-8008, Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.–8:00 p.m.

Reserve a Spot Online

See a calendar of available days and reserve your appointment online.

See, Print, or Share a Flyer

Free Tax Help - Baltimore City Flyer 2018  (2-page PDF)

Other Free Tax Services

In Baltimore

Find other places in Baltimore for free tax prep, or download free tax software at

In Maryland

For other free tax preparation sites in Maryland, call 1-800-492-0618.

Taxes Guides

For more information, see our Taxes guide, which includes getting Maryland and federal tax forms online or by mail, applying for Maryland tax credits, and tax forms at the library.