Massachusetts is one of 41 states that collect a state income tax. If you are a full time, part-time or nonresident of Massachusetts and filed a federal tax return, you must also file an individual tax return with the State of Massachusetts.
|State Income Tax Forms||Pertains To||Use These Forms If..|
|Individual Income Tax Return||Individual Income Earners||You earned any income in the state of MA as a full-time, part-time or nonresident.|
|W-4 Withholding Allowance||Employers, Employees||You need to file or adjust a MA state withholding tax status.|
|6-Month Extension Requests||Individual Income Earners||You need a 6 month extension to file your state income taxes.|
|Estimated Income Tax Forms||Self-employed Individuals, Independent Contractors||You are required to pay monthly or quarterly estimated income taxes.|
|All State Income Tax Forms||Income Earners||You need to find any state income tax form applicable to Massachusetts .|
Massachusetts doesn't collect property taxes at the state level. Property taxes are instead collected at the local level, by cities, counties and school districts. Homestead exemptions are automatic up to a certain amount in Massachusetts.
|Property Tax Forms||Pertains To||Use These Forms If..|
|Homestead Exemption||Homeowners||You qualify for a homestead exemption.|
|Property Tax Exemption Forms||Home, Land, Property Owners||You qualify for any number of property tax exemptions for MA. Must file locally.|
|All Property Tax Forms||Home, Land, Property Owners||You own any property in MA, including a home, land or commercial real estate.|
Massachusetts is one of 25 states that has a Vehicle Property Tax, which is filed locally.All Massachusetts state specific tax forms, specialty forms and motor vehicle forms provided below.
|All Other Forms||Pertains To||Use These Forms If..|
|Vehicle Property Tax||Owner of a Motor Vehicle||You own a motor vehicle. Vehicle property tax is filed locally. |
|Motor Vehicle Tax Forms||Buyer, Seller in Vehicle Transactions||You bought or sold a motor vehicle in MA.|
|All MA Tax Forms||Any Tax Filer||You need to find any tax form applicable to Massachusetts.|
Massachusetts offers installment agreements for help paying tax bills, income tax credits and official resources for understanding and filing local property tax forms. The main Massachusetts tax form and instruction portal is also provided.
|MA Filing Resources||Pertains To||Use This Resource If..|
|Installment Payment||Filers Unable to Pay Tax Bill in Full||You can’t pay your tax bill in full but wish to make monthly payments instead.|
|Income Tax Credits||Potentially Any Tax Filer||You want to see what income tax credits MA has to offer and if you qualify.|
|Property Tax Relief Credit||Qualifying Homeowners||You want to see if you automatically qualify for a property tax relief credit.|
|Massachusetts Forms and Instructions||Any Tax Filer||You need detailed information on any of the various taxes MA collects.|