Tax Tools & Quick Links
A collection of important tax resources curated exclusively to serve the needs of the average taxpayer.
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Child Tax Credit & Stimulus Payment Non-Filer Tool
Where's My Stimulus?
Use our flowchart to quickly determine if you're able to use the new IRS tool to claim any missed stimulus payments.
Use this IRS tool to claim the Child Tax Credit advance payments and to claim any missed stimulus payments.
Free File Program & Extension Requests
Free File Program
Use this IRS link to file your federal tax return for free through the IRS Free File program. You qualify if you earned $73,000 or less in 2021.
Free File Lookup Tool
Use this IRS tool to easily find the Free File member offers that allow you to file for free based on your specific circumstances.
Tax Refund and Individual Account Tools
Where's My Refund?
Use this IRS tool to find out the status of your federal tax refund. You will need your SSN, filing status, and exact refund amount.
Use this IRS link to obtain your: (a) total tax debt payoff amount; (b) payment history; and (c) current return information.
Tax Assistance Services & Locations
Need assistance dealing with the IRS? Use this IRS tool to locate your nearest Taxpayer Advocate Service (TAS); a free service for taxpayers.
VITA & TCE Locator
Use this IRS tool to locate your nearest Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) center or Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE)
Return Preparer Check & Tax-Exempt Directory
Tax Return Preparer Credentials Check
Use this IRS tool to research tax return preparers near you or to determine the credentials held by a specific tax professional.
Beneficial Tax Calculators & Tax Credit Tools
Tax Withholding Estimator
Use this IRS tool to determine whether the proper amount of taxes are being withheld from your paycheck.
Sales Tax Deduction Calculator
If you opt to itemize deductions, use this IRS tool to determine the amount of your general sales tax deduction.
Child Tax Credit Eligibility Tool
Use this IRS Assistant Tool to quickly determine if you're eligible to claim the Child Tax Credit.
Education Credit Eligibility Tool
Use this IRS Assistant Tool to quickly determine if you're eligible to claim any available education credits.