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AARP Tax-Aide Site Locator - The AARP Tax-Aide program offers free one-on-one counseling, as well as assistance on the telephone and Internet to help individuals prepare basic tax forms.
Center for Economic Progress - Provides low-wage workers with free, high-quality tax preparation.
Ladder Up - Provides free electronic preparation and e-filing of of individual income tax returns for Chicagoland area tax payers.
Best Tax Websites from Nolo - An excellent list of links from Nolo.com, one of the leading publishers of legal guides.
Where's My Refund? - Find the status of your return and refund with the IRS within 24 hours after filing electronically or 4 weeks after filing a paper return.
US Tax Code On-Line - Access the complete text of the United States Internal Revenue Code, Title 26 of the U.S. Code (26 USC).
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