• IRS Launches New Tax Withholding Estimator

    Checking your withholding just got easier. The IRS launched a new IRS Tax Withholding Estimator. As part of a continuing effort to improve quality services for taxpayers, the IRS upgraded this tool, which replaces the Withholding Calculator, and gave it a facelift.


    More than just a name change


    The Tax Withholding Estimator offers taxpayers a more user-friendly, step-by-step tool for tailoring the amount of income tax they have withheld from wages and pension payments. More people with certain tax situations can use this tool than before, such as retirees and self-employed individuals. The newly designed, mobile-friendly tool has plain language throughout to improve comprehension, and several new functions.


    Time is right


    The IRS urges taxpayers to check their withholding each year and adjust it, if needed, to avoid tax filing surprises. The new Tax Withholding Estimator will help anyone doing tax planning for the last few months of 2019. It’s especially important to use the estimator now:

                       If a taxpayer faced an unexpected tax bill or a penalty when they 
                        filed this year.

           If a taxpayer made withholding adjustments in 2018.

           If a taxpayer has or will experience a change in marital status, 
            dependents, income or jobs this year.

           Because taxpayers can make estimated tax payments to the IRS 
            instead of adjusting their withholding, and the next payment deadline is  
            Sept. 16.

  • Calling All Builders!

    Now that school is back in session, don't forget to stop in for Lego Club after school on Thursdays at 3:00 p.m.  We provide the Legos, you provide your imagination!

    When:  Thursdays, 3:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
    Where:  East Troy Lions Public Library

  • Library Closing Announcement

    East Troy Lions Public Library
    The East Troy Lions Public Library will be closed on
    Friday September 27th
    For a Staff In-Service Day!

OnLine Magazines

Flipster is Here! A brand new online magazine provider which will give you access to 85 electronic journals. Just click on Books/Audio/Digital above and you will get a dropdown, click on Flipster and then enter your Library Card Number and PIN. You'll be able to enjoy your favorite magazines! Let us know what you think.