Tax Resources

Federal Taxes: Forms & Filing

Download Federal Tax Forms:

or call 1-800-829-3676

Order tax forms online

Forms will be mailed to you

To order, visit 

File federal taxes online (e-filing):

Use Guided Tax Preparation if your Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) is less than $73,000 and Free File Fillable Forms if your income is greater.

For more information or to file online, visit

State Taxes: Forms & Filing

Download State Tax Forms & Instructions:

or call 1-800-392-6089

Large print forms

call 617-626-3410 

or email

Filing State Taxes Online (e-filing):


Get Help With Your Taxes

Federal Live Telephone Assistance:

  • Individuals: 1-800-829-1040 (English or Spanish)
  • Businesses: 1-800-829-4933
  • People who are hard of hearing: 1-800-829-4059 (TDD)
  • All other languages: 833-553-9895

State Telephone Assistance:

  • 617-887-6367 or 1-800-392-6089 
  • 9:00am - 4:00pm Monday to Friday

IRS Taxpayer Assistance Centers 

In-person tax help by appointment

Call 844-545-5640 to make an appointment. Before visiting an IRS Assistance Center, check the IRS website at to make sure the center offers the help you need.

  • Woburn
    • 400 Trade Center Dr. Suite 330
    • Open M-F 8:30am-1pm & 2pm-4:30pm
  • Boston
    • JFK Federal Building, 15 Sudbury St.
    • Open M-F 8:30am-4:30pm

Volunteer Income Assistance Program (VITA) & Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) Program

These programs offer free tax help to individuals whose incomes are $58,000 or less, individuals with disabilities, and individuals for whom English is not their primary language.

For more information, to find a location near you, or to make an appointment, visit: 

or call 800-906-9887

AARP Tax-Aide

This service will help anyone, but focuses on low to moderate income earners ages 50 or older.

For more information, visit

Tax Assistance through the Burlington Council on Aging

Available to older Burlington residents.

Call 781-270-1950 to make a half-hour appointment.

Taxpayer Advocacy Services

Taxpayer Advocate Service

helps with financial hardship issues, problems with the IRS system, and fair & equitable treatment issues: 

or call 877-777-4778

  • Andover
    • 310 Lowell St. Stop 120
    • call 978-805-0745
  • Boston
    • JFK Building, 15 Sudbury St.
    • call 617-316-2690

Low Income Taxpayer Clinics (LTIC)

These clinics provide assistance to low-income individuals who need help resolving tax disputes or understanding taxpayer rights & responsibilities

  • Asian American Civic Association LTIC
    • Boston
    • call 617-426-9492
  • Greater Boston Legal Services LTIC
    • Boston
    • call 800-232-3205 or 617-371-1234
  • Legal Services of Harvard Law School LTIC
    • Jamaica Plain, MA
    • call 866-738-8081 or 617-522-3003
  • Northeast Legal Aid LTIC
    • Lynn, MA
    • call 978-458-1465

Other Resources

  • Taxpayer Withholding Estimator - a step-by-step tool for estimating the amount of income tax to have withheld from your wages and other income
  • MSN Money-Tax Center - up-to-date articles and expert advice on tax situations in many different languages
  •  Small Business & Self-Employed Tax Center - resources for the self-employed and for businesses with assets under $10 million
  • - articles & other resources on taxes
  • J.K. Lasser's Your Income Tax 2023 - find this book in the library here
  • J.K. Lasser's 1001 Deductions & Tax Breaks 2023 - find this book in the library here