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State Taxes


Louisiana Tax Amnesty 2015image

November 16 – December 15 Amnesty will be granted for eligible taxes to qualified taxpayers who apply during the amnesty period. moreTaxpayers will settle accounts with the state by paying 100 percent of delinquent taxes, 83 percent of the remaining interest and 67 percent of the remaining penalties due, the Department of Revenue said. less

Louisiana Tax Amnesty Announced for 2014image

The Louisiana Department of Revenue has announced the Louisiana Tax amnesty dates for 2014. moreThe period will be from Oct.15 through Nov.14.This program offers non compliant taxpayers the opportunity to settle their accounts by paying 100% of delinquent taxes to the state with a waiver of all penalties and 50% of the interest owed. less

Louisiana Tax Calculatorimage

This site helps you calculate your actual real estate taxes for the coming year for various Parishes throughout Louisiana.

Digital Media and R&D Tax Credit Programsimage

Louisiana Economic Development has extensive information on the Digital Media, Quality Jobs, R&D Tax Credit and other programs. There are many CPA firms, Angel investors and others who can help get the credits.

Loyola College of Law Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program

Tax preparation sessions, available to people with low to modest incomes, will be held on Saturdays from 10am to 2pm and Mondays and Thursdays from 5pm to 7pm&#46 The sessions begin on Saturday, January 31 and continue through Monday, April 13. more

The VITA office is located at Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, 526 Pine Street Room 153.The general contact number for is 504-861-5668.

Those who attend the tax preparation sessions should bring identification, Social Security cards for each person on their tax returns, and all of their tax documents including W-2 forms, 1099 forms, Social Security statements and so on.This service is freeless

Important Tax Informationimage

Find important information about Federal and State taxes, plus organizations offering tax preparation assistance to low-income residents&#46

211 Tax Preparation Assistance Referral Serviceimage

By dialing 211 on a land line (or 1-800-749-2673), low-income residents in New Orleans can get referred to the nearest Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) or EITC sites for assistance with their tax preparation&#46

Free Tax Assistance at the Community Center of St. Bernardimage

The Community Center of St&#46 Bernard, 1107 LeBeau St, Arabi is offering free income tax preparation services and electronic filing services through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA). more

No appointment needed.Bring ID, Social Security Cards for all family members, and your tax documents (W-2, 1099).Assistance is available on the following days:
  • Monday, March 23, 10AM — 3 PM
  • Saturday, March 28, 10AM — 2 PM
  • Monday, March 30, 10AM — 3 PM
  • Saturday, April 4 10AM — 2PM
  • Monday, April 6, 10AM — 3 PM
  • Monday, April 13, 10AM — 3 PM
For further information, call the Community Center at 504-281-2512less

Louisiana Citizens Insurance Tax Creditimage

Residential and commercial property insurance policyholders will receive an income tax credit for the Louisiana Citizens Property Insurance Corporation regular and special assessments they paid because of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. moreYou can still file for this credit.Find out more on the Department of Revenue website. less

LouisianaAnswers.comimage

Louisiana Answers is designed to assist senior citizens and persons with disabilities in locating supportive services and resources. moreUse this website to find information about Louisiana’s in-home and community-based services or call the referral and assistance line at 1-800-738-2256less

Louisiana Department of Revenueimage

The Louisiana Department of Revenue’s website has current tax information, FAQs, and necessary forms for filing taxes this year&#46