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Taxes and Coronavirus

Internal Revenue Service – Federal Taxes

  • Tax Day is now July 15th: IRS extends filing deadline and federal tax payments regardless of amount.
  • All taxpayer assistance centers are closed.
  • VITA tax preparation sites are closed. For IRS updates.


Wisconsin Department of Revenue – State Taxes

  • Like the IRS, Wisconsin extends tax filing deadline to July 15th. For State updates.

Social Security Cases and COVID-19

Due to the Coronavirus ( COVID-19) pandemic all local Social Security offices will be closed to the public for in-person service starting Tuesday, March 17, 2020. This decision was made to protect the people served including, older Americans, people with underlying medical conditions and the employees.


Online service is available. Go to this link for more information.


For limited phone service, please contact your local social security field office directly;


Downtown (Milwaukee) office: 866-467-9626

Fond du Lac Ave(Milwaukee North) office: 888-823-4323

North Ave (Milwaukee West) office: 866-716-8594

Layton Ave (Greenfield) office: 877-600-2856


If you have a Social Security Disability hearing pending, those hearings are being conducted by phone or can be rescheduled.  Call the number on your hearing notice for more information.

Cocktails for a Cause

Monday, March 9, 2020 at 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Blu @thePfister
424 E Wisconsin Ave
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53202

“Blu-Tending” battle at the Pfister Hotel to benefit the Legal Aid Society of Milwaukee. All tips your bartenders receive will go directly toward Legal Aid’s mission of access to justice.