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Ways to File your Taxes with TurboTax For Free

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What could be better than paying $0 to do your taxes? Over the last six years Americans filed approximately 70 million tax returns completely free of charge using TurboTax, 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 may be eligible for free tax filing with TurboTax!

TurboTax Free Edition

For the seventh year in a row, TurboTax is offering free federal and state tax filing with TurboTax Free Edition. TurboTax has helped millions of qualifying Americans file their federal and state taxes for free through TurboTax Free Edition. 

TurboTax Free Edition is for simple tax returns only. With TurboTax Free Edition, you can feel confident that you’re getting the biggest refund possible.  

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 free federal and state tax preparation to all enlisted active duty and reservists E1-E9.   

Military members can file through any TurboTax Online (not CD/desktop or TurboTax Live) product, including Free Edition, Deluxe, Premier, and Self-Employed. You just need to enter your W-2 and verify your military rank when prompted within TurboTax Online and your discount will be applied when you are ready to file.  

IRS Free File program delivered by TurboTax

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 through the IRS Free File program over two decades. Last year alone, approximately 2 million taxpayers filed for completely free using the TurboTax IRS Free File offer.

This year, taxpayers with an adjusted gross income of $39,000 or less, military personnel (including the National Guard and reserves) with adjusted gross income of $72,000 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 delivered by TurboTax. TurboTax makes its Free File program offering available to the maximum number of eligible taxpayers allowed by the IRS.  IRS Free File Program is now available at

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 for lower- and moderate-income taxpayers. At VITAs, IRS-certified volunteers provide free basic income tax return preparation with electronic filing to people who generally make $57,000 or less, have a disability or have limited English-speaking skills.

Intuit filing options are open! So find your best option to get your taxes done and won.

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