Tax Assistance Resources

Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
(800) 829-1040
(800) 829-4059 (TDD)

Social Security Administration
(800) 772-1213

Illinois Department of Revenue
(800) 732-8866
(800) 544-5304 (TDD)

Local Illinois Department of Revenue Offices:

James R. Thompson Center – Concourse Level
100 W. Randolph St.
Chicago, IL 60601-3274
(800) 732-8866

Maine North Regional Building
9511 Harrison Ave.
Des Plaines, IL 60016-1563
(847) 294-4200

Financial Aid for College Resources

Loan Resources:

Federal Student Aid – Student Loan Repayment
Consumer Finance (CFPB) – Repay Student Debt
Mapping Your Future – Student Loan Repayment Calculator

Scholarship Resources

College Greenlight,
Chicago Public School Scholarships

Additional Resources

Affordable Colleges Online

Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC)
Detailed information about financial aid including EFC calculators, financial aid program overviews, and much more:

U.S. Department of Education
The Department of Education has many primary resources on everything related to higher education:

You Can Go
Helps you stay on track in your college readiness, make a pledge to go to college and tell others all about:

Programs funded by the U.S. Department of Education to help low-income, disabled or first-generation college students achieve a college education:

Financial Education Resources
A free and secure online budgeting tool that consolidates financial accounts and organizes bills.
The U.S. government’s website dedicated to teaching all Americans the basics of financial education.
Information for people of all ages, even retirees!
The ONLY source for a free annual credit report.
A tool to help you choose the best bank accounts, credit cards, and loans for your needs.
Learn how to read, understand, and improve your credit score. TransUnion and Equifax credit scores are updated weekly with a free account.
Tips from the U.S. Small Business Administration for entrepreneurs on opening a small business.
Wide variety of topics and information for those who are self-employed.