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COMMUNITY RESOURCES

These organizations may provide assistance with some aspects of tax law. Contact these organizations directly for more information about the services provided.

California Franchise Tax Board
http://www.ftb.ca.gov
This website provides information on California state taxes for individuals, including all California state tax forms and publications, answers to frequently asked tax questions, and links to other helpful tax information and assistance web sites.

California Tax Service Center
http://www.taxes.ca.gov/
This website provides resources for individual taxpayers or small business owners and contact information for state and federal tax agencies. 

Internal Revenue Service
http://www.irs.gov
Provides information on federal taxes for individuals and businesses. Includes all federal tax forms and publications, filing instructions, lists of electronic services available, and answers to frequently asked tax questions. All of the tax forms can be downloaded; many can be filled out online.    

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA)
http://www.cityofsacramento.org/volunteers/vita.html
Free tax preparation assistance by IRS-trained volunteers to prepare basic income tax returns at VITA sites. Sacramento locations and hours can be found at http://www.cityofsacramento.org/volunteers/vita.html.  Information about other locations can be obtained by calling the IRS at 1-800-829-1040.

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California Franchise Tax Board
http://www.ftb.ca.gov
This website provides information on California state taxes for individuals, including all California state tax forms and publications, answers to frequently asked tax questions, and links to other helpful tax information and assistance web sites.

Internal Revenue Service
http://www.irs.gov
Provides information on federal taxes for individuals and businesses. Includes all federal tax forms and publications, filing instructions, lists of electronic services available, and answers to frequently asked tax questions. All of the tax forms can be downloaded; many can be filled out online

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