The State Organization Index provides an alphabetical listing of government organizations, including commissions, departments, and bureaus.
Top-requested sites to log in to services provided by the state
Low Income Taxpayer Clinics (LITC)
There are 4 LITC locations in Massachusetts providing services to taxpayers who are low income or who speak English as a second language (ESL).
VITA - Low to moderate income taxpayers may be eligible for free tax preparation services at an IRS approved VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) location.
AARP – For qualifying senior taxpayers, the AARP Foundation’s Tax Aid Program provides free tax preparation services.
Legal Services – Find free legal representation across the state for low income individuals.
Massachusetts Bar Association – If you do not qualify for free legal representation, you may contact the Bar Association at masslawhelp.com or (866) 627-7577 for a referral.
Many tax professionals are members of organizations that will assist you in finding a professional nearby.
An enrolled agent is a tax practitioner licensed by the U.S. Department of the Treasury to represent any taxpayer (individual, business, corporation or estate) before the Internal Revenue Service and state taxing authorities. Find an enrolled agent in Massachusetts.
A CPA is an accountant who has satisfied education and experience requirements and successfully completed an exam testing business, auditing and general accounting skills. CPAs are required to continue their professional education to keep up with new rules and regulations. Look for a CPA who specializes in taxes. Find a CPA in Massachusetts.
A paid tax professional will have an IRS Preparer Tax Identification Number (PTIN) and must include it on the tax returns they prepare. Tax professionals have different levels of representation rights. Some will have unlimited representation rights before the IRS and others will have limited representation rights or may be authorized only to prepare returns. Find a tax professional.