State & Federal Taxes

State Tax Information

The Massachusetts Department of Revenue  (DOR) provides an online “Guide to Massachusetts Tax and Employer Obligations which provides specific information on a variety of state tax obligations. DOR also offers a free Small Business Workshop designed to walk you through your tax obligations.

Federal Tax Information

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) offers information to explain their tax rules and obligations. Most businesses or their owners are required to pay income tax on a monthly, quarterly, or annual basis. Other taxes that might be required are: unemployment tax, worker's compensation, payroll tax, sales tax. As noted above, the Massachusetts DOR offers many resources on their web site to help you understand how to comply with the state and federal tax filing requirements.