To get free tax filing assistance from a trained local AARP volunteer, click here:
Internal Revenue Service
The IRS has compiled a very helpful list of issues, forms, and tax advice especially for seniors and retirees: http://www.irs.gov/Individuals/Seniors-&-Retirees
Free Online Filing
If your Adjusted Gross Income is $62,000 or less, you can use brand-name software online for free to file your Federal and Vermont tax returns. (If your income is higher than $62,000, Free File Fillable Forms is available instead.) Use this IRS web page to find the online service that’s right for you: www.irs.gov/uac/Free-File:-Do-Your-Federal-Taxes-for-Free
Vermont State Tax Department
Here you can find printable forms and instructions for your Vermont state return:
Property Tax Adjustment
Even if you do not file income tax forms, you must file forms every year in order to receive a discount on your property taxes. Click here for printable Vermont Form HS-122 (Homestead Declaration) and Form HI-144 (Household Income). Or complete the forms online here.
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