Below are examples of typical questions which come to DDS Information and Referral Specialists, and the answers to those questions at the time. Most of this information stays the same over the years; but for specific, time-related questions, call the DDS information line: 1-888-285-3036.
You may also want to visit the IRS website at www.irs.gov for advice or to request publications. Publication 17 provides general information on filling out tax returns. Persons with disabilities may also find that Publication 524 (Credit for the Elderly and Disabled), Publication 502 (Medical and Dental Expenses, and Publication 907 (Tax Highlights for Persons with Disabilities) will contain information of particular relevance to their circumstances.
Additionally, your local Independent Living Center may be able to direct you to a local tax clinic which can provide you with one-on-one assistance.