Tax Help and Information

Help with Federal Taxes

IRS Help Page – The official help page of the Internal Revenue Service.  This page contains online tools and resources to help you complete your taxes accurately and quickly.

IRS Interactive Tax Assistant – The Interactive Tax Assistant is a tool that provides answers to a number of tax law questions. It can determine if a type of income is taxable, if you’re eligible to claim certain credits, and if you can deduct expenses on your tax return.

Contact the IRS – Contact information for the various divisions of the IRS.


Help with State Taxes

Contact the Massachusetts Department of Revenue – Contact information for the various divisions of the Massachusetts DOR.

MA income tax filing and tax questions – This page includes helpful information on personal taxes, including how to file and pay income taxes, how to check the status of your return or refund, and how to set up a convenient account on MassTaxConnect.


Helpful Organizations

Boston Tax Help Coalition – The Boston Tax Help Coalition prepares and files taxes for eligible individuals and families for free If you worked in 2017 and earned less than $54,000, you may be eligible.

AARP Tax Aide Locator – AARP Foundation tax aide offers free, individualized tax preparation for low-to moderate-income taxpayers – especially those 50 and older – at more than 5,000 locations nationwide.