It’s an old adage, but still very much relevant in today’s tax world: If it sounds too
good to be true, it probably is.
You can pay your tax bill or notice by credit card.
Be aware of this Massachusetts sales tax provision if you happen to buy a new vehicle while out of state.
The IRS estimates that four out of five eligible workers and families get the Earned Income Credit, but millions who could claim it don’t.
One of the key work incentives for individuals and families who earned $51,567 or less last year is the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) which allows low and moderate income workers to keep more of what they earn. It’s also the federal and MA …Continue Reading Did you know January 31st is National Earned Income Tax Credit Day?
Gift Certificates and cards are among the most popular presents to give and receive around this time of the year. But don’t pay more for the cards than you have to. DOR is reminding shoppers that gift cards are the same as a gift of cash and are not subject to the 6.25% Massachusetts …Continue Reading Shopper’s Beware: Gift Cards Are Tax Free
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Welcome to the Department of Revenue’s new OpenDOR blog! We’ve made several key changes to make your navigation experience easier– while keeping you fully updated with what’s new here at DOR. We hope you enjoy exploring the embedded videos, interactive discussion opportunities and easy-to-navigate gateways to …Continue Reading Welcome to Our New Blog!
DOR has updated our Filing Zone webpage with new resources, tips and information to help you get through the tax season now that you’ve filed your income tax return. Our newest features include helping you understand common tax notices and bills you might find in your mailbox, …Continue Reading Dare to Enter the Filing Zone? Get all the Tax Help You Need!
Taxpayers looking for a faster way to resolve a tax dispute can now apply to DOR’s new early mediation program. What began as a pilot program a year ago is now an integral option in the departments appeals process. The department has taken steps to expand the program and allow more taxpayers to use it by …Continue Reading Dispute Your Tax Bill Quicker Through DOR’s New Early Mediation Program