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  • Beware of Bad Tax Advice and Unreliable Return Preparation

    Be an informed consumer when selecting a tax preparer. Going to an inexperienced or unethical return preparer can hit you in your pocket book. Filing returns with inflated deductions or credits can result in you owing back taxes, interest and penalties. Read More

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  • Find a Location for Free Tax Help

    The IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) and the Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) programs offer free tax help for taxpayers who qualify. Provides directions using Google Maps to locations. Read More

    Internal Revenue Service
  • Local IRS Offices in Iowa

    IRS Taxpayer Assistance Centers are your source for personal tax help when you believe your tax issue cannot be handled online or by phone, and you want face-to-face assistance. Content Detail

  • The Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic

    The Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic or "LITC" is a project of Iowa Legal Aid. The LITC can help low-income Iowans who have a tax problem. Iowans who do not use English as their first language can also get help with other tax issues including how to apply for the Earned Income Credit. Read More

    Iowa Legal Aid
  • Understanding Taxes Glossary

    Definitions of tax terminology Content Detail

    Internal Revenue Service

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