Free Tax Filing Online
If you have low income, then there are many free tax filing online which you can access through the IRS' Free File program on their website (below).
Who is eligible for free tax filing online under the IRS' free file program?
Taxpayers whose adjusted gross income was $54,000 or less in 2007 can use the IRS Free File to prepare and e-file tax returns online. There are many companies that offers this free tax filing online service. However, different companies have different income rules and what states the free tax filing online service is offered.
Depending on your state, sometimes age, and also your income level, you can choose among many different free tax filing online. You have to access them through the IRS website in order to qualify for the free tax filing online for most of them. You will have to register with each one that you are using. If you try one free tax filing software and don't like it, you can try a different free tax filing software and then e-file with the one you are most comfortable using. Some of them have good questionnaires to help you prepare your tax return, others require you to already know what your deductions and tax credits are.
The free tax filing online is only for federal tax filing only. You will have to pay to efile your state tax return. So, it is a good idea to check the price of filing a state tax return with the free tax filing online service you are preparing your tax return with because by the time you finish preparing your federal tax return, most people find it convenient and easy to just go ahead and file their state tax return for a fee at the same time.
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