Ways to File your Taxes with TurboTax For Free

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TurboTax knows that your tax return may be the biggest paycheck you receive all year. And what could be better than paying $0 to do your taxes? Over the last five years, approximately 55 million returns have been filed free of charge with Intuit, more than all other tax prep software companies combined. Last tax season, more people filed their taxes with TurboTax and paid absolutely nothing than in any year in company history.

Find out all the ways you can be eligible for free tax filing with TurboTax!

TurboTax Free Edition

For the sixth year in a row, TurboTax is offering free federal and state tax filing with TurboTax Free Edition. TurboTax has helped over 11 million qualifying Americans file their federal and state taxes for free through TurboTax Free Edition. Taxpayers are eligible for Free Edition if they file a simple tax return (Form 1040 with no schedules): that includes W-2 income, limited interest and dividend income reported on a 1099-INT or 1099-DIV, claiming the standard deduction, Earned Income Tax Credit, and the Child Tax Credit. They can feel confident that they’re getting the most money possible in their pocket and that filing their taxes will be completely free.

Free TurboTax for Enlisted Military

Intuit is a proud supporter of US military members, veterans and their families in their communities and overseas. As a part of this commitment, we at TurboTax are proud to provide US enlisted active duty military, reservists, and National Guard E1-E9 for free federal and state tax preparation through our TurboTax Online products, which include TurboTax Free, Deluxe, Premier, and Self-Employed.

You just need to enter your W-2 and verify your military rank when prompted within the TurboTax Online Product and your discount will be applied when you are ready to file.

IRS Free File program delivered by TurboTax

TurboTax is a partner of the IRS Free File Program, available at www.irs.gov. The IRS Free File Program is a public-private partnership that provides free tax preparation and filing services for eligible taxpayers at no cost to the taxpayer or the government. Participation in this program is a part of Intuit’s broader efforts to help more Americans file their taxes for free.

As a founding member of the Free File Alliance, Intuit has provided free tax preparation to millions of Americans over two decades. Last year alone, 1.2 million taxpayers filed for completely free using the TurboTax IRS Free File offer.

This year, taxpayers with an adjusted gross income of $36,000 or less, military personnel (including the National Guard and reserves) with adjusted gross income of $69,000 or less, or those who qualify for the Earned Income Tax Credit can prepare and file their federal and state tax returns for free with the IRS Free File program provided by TurboTax. TurboTax makes its Free File program offering available to the maximum number of eligible taxpayers allowed by the IRS.

Free Tax Assistance and Filing through the IRS VITA Program

Intuit TurboTax is a proud supporter of the IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program which provides free tax preparation assistance that ensures low and moderate-income taxpayers can prepare and file their returns for free. At VITAs, IRS-certified volunteers provide free basic income tax return preparation with electronic filing to people who generally make $56,000 or less, have a disability or have limited English-speaking skills.

Filing is open! So find your best option to get your taxes done and won.

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