Free Tax Help and Income Tax Filing Resources

Free Tax Help and Income Tax Filing Resources

Here are some resources for free help with filing Massachusetts and Federal income taxes. These resources are for people with disabilities, seniors, and low income families. Please check each site for eligibility requirements. Income tax help is available in all areas of the state.

Massachusetts Department of Revenue Free Filing and Preparation Resources – Learn which free e-file options are available to personal income filers.

Action for Boston Community Development (ABCD) Tax Assistance – Help for people in the Greater Boston area.

Community Action Free Tax Assistance –  For residents of Western Massachusetts in the Franklin, Hampshire and North Quabbin regions.

Massachusetts Department of Transitional Assistance Find a Free Tax Site  – Learn about tax credits that might lower the tax you owe and give you a refund. Find free tax help.

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance at Bunker Hill Community College (VITA) – The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program at Bunker Hill Community College is available to help you fill out your state and federal tax returns free of charge.

AARP Tax-Aide Site Locator  – AARP Free help filing your taxes.

Boston Tax Help Coalition  –  If you worked in 2019 and earned less than $56,000, we invite you to come to one of our neighborhood tax preparation sites to have your taxes prepared and filed for free.

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IRS Get Free Tax Prep Help – The IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) and the Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) programs offer free tax help for taxpayers who qualify.

Worcester Free Tax Service Coalition 2020 Income Tax Assistance –  Utilizing the free tax preparation services allows families to retain their full refund, avoiding typical preparation fees which can often run into the hundreds of dollars.

Fact Sheet last updated on: 5/1/2020