IRS Provides Assistance for People with Disabilities

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first_imgInternal Revenue Service Hundreds of the most popular federal tax forms and publications are available for download from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) for individuals with a visual impairment. These products range from talking tax forms to Braille formats, and are accessible using screen reading software, refreshable Braille displays and voice recognition software. Click on the links below to download these forms and publications:Download Accessible Tax Forms (Braille and Text Formats)Download Accessible Tax Publications (Braille and Text Formats)Download Accessible Talking Tax FormsDownload Tax Instructions (Large Print Format)Download Tax Publications (Large Print Format)More Help is AvailableThe IRS also offers customer service assistance for persons who are deaf or who have hearing disabilities. People with TTY equipment may call 800-829-4059, which is a toll-free number, for assistance.People who are unable to complete their tax return because of a physical disability may get assistance from an IRS office, or through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA) sponsored by IRS. Taxpayers can find a nearby location by calling 1-800-906-9887.Publication 907, Tax Highlights for Persons with Disabilities, explains the tax implications of certain disability benefits and other issues, and is available at the IRS website.For more information visit the Accessibility Page of the IRS website.Share this…TwitterFacebookPinterestLinkedInEmailPrint RelatedMore IRS Aid for People with DisabilitiesMarch 8, 2011In “Organizations”Even More Recources for Visually Impaired: Digital Media Follow-UpJanuary 20, 2010In “Products and Devices”Books without boundariesApril 10, 2012In “Easter Seals Crossroads”last_img

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