What you need to file

Required information
The only things you need are below
Photo ID
For you and your spouse (if you’re filing together).
Examples: Driver’s license, passport, green card
Social security numbers or ITINs for each family member
Originals, photocopies, or photos of each family member’s card or letter
How much money you made this tax year
Whatever you have of the below (most people don't have income from all of these)
// Jobs: W2 form, 1099 form, or paystubs
// Unemployment benefits: 1099 form
// Social security payments: 1099 form
// Bank interest or retirement accounts: 1099 form

Additional information
That helps you get more money back

Proof of health insurance
Form 1099-HC, 1095-A, or health insurance premium bills
Housing expenses
// Amount of rent you paid this tax year (monthly or yearly)
// Property taxes or mortgage payments, 1098 forms
Childcare expenses
The amount you spent on daycare or babysitting, along with the tax ID number of the person or company you paid
Tax-related mail or forms
Any mail you've received from the IRS or MA Department of Revenue, or other tax forms
Education or student loan expenses
// Student account statements, amount spent on materials, or 1098-T forms
// Student loan interest paid, 1098-E form
Old tax return, if you filed in a past year
From the most recent year you filed, if you have filed in the past