Massachusetts Tax Forms 2016
Printable State Form 1 Tax Form and Instructions

Printable Massachusetts (MA) state income tax form Form 1 must be postmarked by April 19, 2017 in order to avoid penalties and late fees. Printable Massachusetts state tax forms for the current tax year will be based on income earned between January 1, 2016 through December 31, 2016. The Massachusetts income tax rate for 2016 is a flat tax of 5.15%. The MA state tax table can be found inside the Form 1 instructions booklet PDF.

Massachusetts income tax forms preparation begins with the completion of your IRS federal income tax forms. Some of the Massachusetts state income tax forms require information from your IRS federal income tax return, for example. We have organized the free IRS printable tax forms under the headings 1040EZ, 1040A, 1040, and subsets of 1040. If you have not done so already, please begin with your 1040EZ, 1040A or 1040 using the links above, or on the left side navigation.

2016 Massachusetts Form 1 and Instructions

Form 1
Form 1 Instructions

Frequently Required Massachusetts Forms, Schedules, Vouchers:
Form 1-ES - 2015 Estimated Income Tax Payment Vouchers
Form 1-NR/PY instructions - Form 1 Non-Resident / Part-Year Resident
Form M-2210 - Underpayment of Massachusetts Estimated Income Tax
Form M-4868 - Application for Six-Month Extension of Time to File
Form PV - Payment Voucher
Schedule B - Interest, Dividends, Capital Gains and Losses
Schedule C - Massachusetts Profit or Loss from Business
Schedule D - Long-Term Capital Gains and Losses
Schedule DI - Dependent Information
Schedule E - Total Supplemental Income and Loss
Schedule E-1 - Rental Real Estate and Royalty Income and Loss
Schedule E-2 - Partnership and S Corporation Income and Loss
Schedule E-3 - Estate, Trust, REMIC and Farm Income
Schedule HC instructions - Health Care Information
Schedule HC-CS - Health Care Information Continuation Sheet
Schedule NTS-L-NR/PY - No Tax Status and Limited Income Credit
Schedule R/NR - Resident/Nonresident Worksheet
Schedules X/Y - Other Income and Deductions
Schedules Z/RF - Other Credits

List of all printable MA state income tax forms.

Click any Massachusetts state income tax form title above to download, view, print, and save as a PDF file. The PDF file format allows you to safely print, prepare, and mail in your state tax forms. The Massachusetts Department of Revenue (DOR) will expect your 2016 income tax forms to be printed on high quality printers. Today's laser, bubble-jet, or ink-jet printers are generally acceptable. Color printing is not required, however, we recommend that you read the first few page of the Form 1 instructions booklet for updates regarding the printing of your state tax forms.

Massachusetts State Income Tax Refund Status

To check the status of your Form 1 income tax refund online, visit the Massachusetts Department of Revenue (DOR) website and use their Check Refund Status service. Massachusetts Department of Revenue (DOR) states that you could receive your refund in as few as seven business days if you efile compared to several weeks if filing on paper. Paper refund checks will usually be issued within two weeks. To retrieve the status of your MA income tax refund for 2016 you will need the following information:

  • Tax Year
  • Social Security Number
  • Refund Amount

The requested information must match what was submitted on your Form 1 state income tax forms for the current year. The Massachusetts Department of Revenue (DOR) refund lookup service can be used to query the income tax years 2014, 2015, 2016. Contact the Massachusetts Department of Revenue (DOR) service center by phone or mail if you are having trouble using the service.