Free tax help will be available by phone or online Tuesday night, when The Buffalo News, in conjunction with the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants, holds its annual Tax Help Line Call-In program.

Nine accountants will take calls and respond to emails on Tuesday from 5 to 9 p.m.

Questions can be asked by telephone or online.

To speak with one of the accountants during the hours of the program, call (716) 849-6090.

To participate in an online chat with an accountant during the hours of the program, go online to