About FreeTaxUSA®

Quick Facts:

Founded in 2001
120+ Employees
100% Made in the USA
Original Member of the IRS Free File Alliance

Fast Growing

FreeTaxUSA is an online tax preparation website owned by TaxHawk, Inc. Founded in 2001 by a CPA and a team of professional software developers, FreeTaxUSA is one of the fastest growing tax websites online today.

FreeTaxUSA is an original member of the IRS Free File Alliance and an authorized IRS e-file provider. We have securely filed millions of federal tax returns with the IRS.

Highly Rated

FreeTaxUSA has an A+ rating with the BBB and a documented history of taking care of our customers. To see more ratings, check out our customer reviews.

Rigorously Tested

Each tax year, the FreeTaxUSA team of tax analysts updates our software to the latest federal and state standards. We incorporate new credits, deductions, and changes to the tax code. Once our software is updated, it goes through a rigorous testing and approval process with the IRS and each state. This ensures that FreeTaxUSA is ready for the new tax season.

100% American

FreeTaxUSA is 100% made in America. All employees (including all customer service representatives) live and work in the United States. When you file your taxes with FreeTaxUSA, you're supporting American families and creating American jobs.


Security is a top priority at FreeTaxUSA. Information entered on our website is encrypted and transmitted securely using SSL encryption. Data is then stored in secure data centers and transmitted directly to the IRS when e-filed. To ensure customer data is private and secure, FreeTaxUSA uses the services of Truste, DigiCert, and Security Metrics. Read more about our security and privacy.


Our pricing structure is straightforward: there are no surprises or extra fees to finish your tax return. Creating an account is always free on FreeTaxUSA. You can access our software, see your expected federal refund, and contact customer support before filing. Each year, we help taxpayers save millions of dollars in tax preparation fees with free federal and low-cost state offers.

Deluxe Edition

Includes All Free Features PLUS:

Audit Assist

Protect your taxes with Audit Assist!

Our tax professionals will assist you if you are audited by the IRS. Get the peace of mind that comes from knowing you are covered.

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Free Edition

FREE Federal, FREE e-file

Our online application is designed to be simple and fast. Most returns can be completed within 30 minutes. No software to download. Use any computer that has an internet connection.

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