The IRS is NOT accepting any tax returns until January 30. This means paper forms will be late to arrive at libraries again this year. 1040 EZ forms have arrived on library shelves. Most forms are still in Draft Format. If you file a draft format, you will need to amend your return.
The following information can help you to decide on a tax preparer who is right for you, locate a specialized CPA, and locate free income tax preparation resources near you.
Get Free Tax Prep Help...IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) and the Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) programs by Locaation.
In brief...If you have tried to resolve a tax problem with the IRS and are experiencing delays or are facing financial difficulty you may request the assistance of the Taxpayer Advocate. There is at least one Taxpayer Advocate in each state. The Taxpayer Advocate can be your voice at the IRS and the service is FREE.