Tax Forms Available: Via the Web and Locally
Five years of forms and instructions are available for federal taxes and for most states via the World Wide Web. The federal and Massachusetts forms from the sites featured below must be viewed in PDF format, using Adobe Acrobat. The U.S. site includes such forms as Certain Gambling Winnings (W-2G) and U.S. Departing Alien Income Tax Return (1040C).
To find forms by topic or keyword, use the Search feature. Instructions for each form are online, as well as a link to help via e-mail and help line phone numbers. The Massachusetts site has links to other state Revenue departments and forms where available.
- Forms & instructions
- Email help
- Phone help numbers
- Where to file
- Often forms from prior years
Can I file my taxes electronically?
Both federal and Massachusetts tax returns can be filed via the Internet or by telephone. Refunds are usually available sooner using these methods.
Where do I get paper forms without downloading?
J.V. Fletcher Library has major federal forms onsite:
Selected paper forms are available near the Circulation Desk. For assistance please ask at the Reference Desk.
A quick and dirty way to estimate what you'll be getting back - or will need to pay.
Access to federal tax forms.
Federal (back to 1992) and state forms.