IRS tax booklets can be downloaded from the IRS website, ordered from the IRS and delivered through the mail or picked up in person at designated institutions in the community. For a small fee, a CD-ROM of booklets and instructions may also be ordered from the IRS.
To find forms online, visit the IRS website and locate the list of forms and publications. The 1040 form and booklet can be downloaded from this list. To order paper or CD-ROM copies of the booklet, call the IRS at the designated phone number and follow the voice prompts. To pick up forms in person, visit a library, post office, IRS office or participating copy center in your area.