Minnesota Department of Revenue
600 Robert St N, St. Paul, MN, 55146
Tax assistance for eligible individuals
Tax preparation help can include tax assistance, filling out forms, completing paperwork or filing taxes electronically
Provides free help preparing your federal and state tax returns at various locations in Minnesota
Services are provided through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) or AARP Tax-Aide programs. Both programs will only prepare basic tax returns.
Software providers may offer free electronic filing of taxes based on income and other factors.
- Free / no cost to eligible clients
- Adults with disabilities
- Older adults
There are several programs for free electronic filing, each has different income limits.
AARP Tax-Aide sites do not have income or age restrictions.
If you are unable to locate a site within your area, please call for assistance.
Visit online for information about documents to bring to the tax preparation site.
|Toll Free||(800) 657-3666|
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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DT-8800Tax Preparation Assistance Definition
Programs that help eligible individuals (including older adults, people with disabilities and people with low incomes) prepare their tax returns or complete paperwork to apply for tax relief in the form of tax credit, rebate, exemption or postponement programs. Included are programs staffed by volunteers or others who provide this service without charge and professional tax preparation services. Most tax preparation assistance sites allow the people they assist to file their tax return information electronically.
DT-8800.0100AARP Tax Aide Programs Definition
Programs sponsored by the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) that provide tax preparation assistance for persons age 60 and older, particularly those who are confined to their residences or retirement communities. The service, which is also known as Tax Counseling for the Elderly or TCE, is provided by volunteers trained by the IRS.
DT-8800.9300-930VITA Program Sites Definition
The community centers and other sites where older adults and low income individuals and families can obtain assistance from a trained VITA volunteer in completing their tax return forms.