Massachusetts Income Taxes and MA State Tax

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Prepare and e-File your current Massachusetts State Tax return - resident, nonresident, or part-year resident returns - with your IRS return via

  • State return only regulations*)Per IRS and Massachusetts state tax agency regulation - not - you can NOT just prepare and e-File a state return (with the exception of California) without also eFiling the IRS return on the same platform. If you have filed your federal return already, you can prepare a Massachusetts state return on and then download, print, and sign the return before you mail it in. Instructions on ONLY preparing and not e-Filing Massachusetts and/or other state tax returns.
Massachusetts State Income Tax Rate: 5%
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Where Is Your Massachusetts Tax Refund Money?
Step 1: Sign into your account and check acceptance by the Tax Agency.
Step 2: Check your Massachusetts Tax Refund Status.
Where is Your IRS Refund?
Step 1: Sign into your account and check acceptance by the IRS.
Step 2: Check your IRS Tax Refund Status.
Massachusetts Income Tax Extension
Massachusetts Income Tax Amendment
How to correct a rejected Tax Return
If your MA Tax Return was rejected by the MA Tax Agency - not - instructions on how to correct a rejected Massachusetts Tax Return.
Massachusetts, IRS Late Filing, Tax Payment Penalties
1. Late Filing Penalty: For each month you file your return after the tax return deadline, you will be charged 1% of your total tax due (or fraction thereof), up to a 25% maximum.
2. Late Payment Penalty: For each month you submit your taxes owed after the tax return deadline, you will be charged 1% of your total tax amount (or fraction thereof), up to a 25% maximum.
3. IRS Penalties: Calculate and Estimate your potential IRS Income Tax Return Penalties
MA Tax Return Mailing Addresses
Find various Massachusetts Mailing Addresses for tax returns, amendments, and payments.
Massachusetts Brackets for Income Taxes
Massachusetts Tax Forms
Massachusetts Unemployment Benefits
Unemployment benefits is fully taxed to the same extent as federal law in Massachusetts. Attention for 2022: MA is partially conforming to the Unemployment Compensation Exclusion. They will be allowing the exclusion of up to $10,200 of unemployment compensation received in 2022 on their tax return if the taxpayer's federal gross income/the household income is equal to or less than 200% of the federal poverty level. When you prepare your return with, this is calculated for you and the exclusion will automatically be applied if your income qualifies.
Massachusetts Marriage Penalty
Tax Return Instructions

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E-File These Massachusetts State Tax Forms

Complete and e-File these current tax year state forms in conjunction with your federal income tax return. As you go through tax interview, the application will select the correct state forms for you. You can also select tax forms individually. All these forms will then be e-filed by you to the state tax agency. Instructions on how to only prepare a state income tax return.

MA Tax Form Current Tax Year
1-ES - Massachusetts Estimated Income Tax
Form ABT - Massachusetts Application for Abatement
Form CA-6 - Massachusetts Application for Abatement/Amended Return
Form COA - Massachusetts Taxpayer Change of Address
M-4 - Massachusetts Employee's Withholding Exemption Certificate
Form PV - Massachusetts Income Tax Payment Voucher
Form-1 - Massachusetts Resident Income Tax Return
Form-1-NR/PY - Massachusetts Nonresident/Part-Year Tax Return
M-4868 - Massachusetts Income Tax Extension Payment Worksheet and Voucher
Schedule CB - Circuit Breaker Credit
Schedule D - Long-Term Capital Gains and Losses Excluding Collectibles And Pre-1996 Installment Sales.
Schedule D-IS - Long-Term Capital Gains and Losses Excluding Collectibles
Schedule DI - Dependent Information
Schedule E Reconciliation - Total Supplemental Income and (Loss)
Schedule E-1 - Rental Real Estate and Royalty Income and (Loss)
Schedule E-3 - Estate, Trust, REMIC and Farm Income and (Loss)
Schedule EC - Solar and Wind Energy Credit
Schedule EOAC - Economic Opportunity Area Credit
Schedule FAF - Farming and Fisheries Credit
Schedule HC - Health Care Information
Schedule LP - Credit for Removing or Covering Lead Paint on Residential Premises
Schedule NTS-L-NR/PY - No Tax Status and Limited Income Credit
Schedule OJC - Income Tax Due to Other Jurisdictions
Schedule R/NR - Resident/Nonresident Worksheet
Schedule SC - Septic Credit for Repairing or Replacing a Failed Cesspool or Septic System
Schedule X - Other Income
Schedule Y - Other Deductions

* Due to IRS and State Tax Agency tax data sharing and validation requirements, you can only e-file a State Income Tax Return while also e-filing a Federal Income Tax Return. This is not an created policy, but all online tax web sites have to adhere to this IRS/state issued tax data sharing policy. You can however prepare all 44 State Income Tax Returns on if you have already e-Filed or filed your IRS return. Instructions on how you can ONLY prepare and file State Income Tax Return(s). Only on can you prepare, file or e-file unlimited State Tax Returns for one low price and not pay for each State return like you would do on H&R Block® vs. TurboTax®. Dare to Compare Now.