Information for Individual Taxpayers

The Comptroller's Office is dedicated to making the process of filing and paying taxes, simple, safe and efficient. You may have questions before, during, or after you file your return. We're here to help. This section supplies the latest information for individual taxpayers.

Beginning February 1, 2023 through April 18, 2023, the Comptroller of Maryland has telephone assistance available to answer Personal Income Tax questions. Assistance is available from 8:30am to 6:00pm, Monday through Friday except on State Holidays. We can be reached at 410-260-7980 from Central Maryland or at 1-800-MD-TAXES from elsewhere.

For individuals with questions regarding income tax return filings and payments, they can email

For taxpayers who are currently on payment plans for tax payments and who are having hardship making those payments, they can email an employee in our Individual Collections Section at

NEW* EITC Assistant

The EITC Assistant is a calculator that will help a taxpayer determine if they are eligible for the state Earned Income Tax Credit. This assistant will walk taxpayers through Adjusted Gross Income (AGI), dependents, and general information to determine eligibility. The assistant is available in both English and Spanish.

NEW* iFile Registration Tutorial for first time users. iFile has enhanced security protocols in place for users new to online filing. Watch the video tutorial today and find out just how easy it is to use iFile.

El Contralor de Maryland está comprometido a brindar el mejor servicio posible a nuestros contribuyentes a través de una pronta respuesta, tratando a todos los contribuyentes con respeto y obteniendo resultados oportunos.

Nuestra Agencia ofrece oportunidades para que los contribuyentes de habla hispana accedan a nuestros servicios y obtengan la ayuda que necesitan. Además de proporcionar variados documentos en español, también tenemos una útil función de "traducción" en nuestro sitio web que recomendamos usar. La puede encontrar en la parte superior derecha de nuestra p´gina web. Lo único que necesita hacer es seleccionar el idioma. El Contralor de Maryland tiene agentes que hablan español, listos para ayudarlo al llamar al 1-800-MDTAXES o al 410-260-7980 desde el centro de Maryland y seleccionando la opción de idioma español.

Para su comodidad, hemos ligado a continuación las páginas m´s visitadas en el idioma español. Es un placer para nosotros el poder servirle.