Why FreeTaxUSA®

Simple step-by-step questions and instructions take the worry and hassle out of doing your taxes. We guide you every step of the way and fill out the forms you need automatically.

Fast Tax Filing... Fast Refunds

Get your refund the fastest way possible using e-file and direct deposit. Finish filing in as little as 30 minutes. The website helps you by skipping sections that don't apply to your tax return.

Fast Tax Filing
Import Previous Years Tax Data

Import Previous Years Tax Data

We carry over your information from previous years to make it even easier year after year.

Automatic Refund Calculator

As you enter your tax information your refund amount will update automatically. Results show up on every page as you progress.

Automatic Refund Calculator
100% Accuracy

100% Accuracy with Built-In Error Checking

Our site checks for errors or problems before you send your tax return to the IRS. We guarantee your return will be 100% accurate. If you are assessed any IRS penalties and/or interest due to a calculation error in our software, we will pay the interest and penalties.

Pay with eCheck

For your convenience, you can pay with an eCheck (when available) in addition to all major credit cards.

Pay with eCheck

Receive all the supported forms, features, and support you'd get from more expensive software for a fraction of the cost. File your federal taxes for FREE! Add a state return for only $12.95 for the best value online!

100% Free Services

Same types of features you would expect from more expensive programs for free.

  • Federal Tax Return
  • E-file
  • Printing
  • Instant Status Notification
  • Account Information Roll-over
  • Customer Support
  • Extension Filing
  • Refund Direct Deposit
  • Deduction & Credit Maximizer
  • Online Backup of Completed Returns
100% Free Services
Free for All Types of Returns

Free for All Types of Returns

Our free service covers a wide range of federal returns, including investment, self employed, home ownership, rental income, farm income, and other tax situations.

  • Selling, Buying, or Owning a Home
  • Education, College, and Teacher Credits
  • Birth of a child
  • Child Tax Credits
  • Marriage & Divorce
  • Earned Income Tax Credits (EIC)
  • Capital Gains
  • Office & Business Expenses
  • Rental Income
  • Investment Income or Losses
  • Traditional & Roth IRAs
  • Retirement and Pensions
  • Military Income
  • Charitable Contributions
  • Gambling income
  • Farm income
  • See All Supported Federal Tax Forms

Pricing

Straight forward pricing makes FreeTaxUSA an easy decision.

Federal Tax Return FREE
E-file FREE
Printable Tax Return FREE
Tax Extension FREE
Completed Return Backup FREE
State Tax Return $12.95
Deluxe Edition $5.95
Pricing

Step-by-step guidance on deductions and credits help you maximize your refund.

Maximum Deductions

Itemized and standard deductions are built into the website. Answering simple questions helps you find deductions. Tax exemptions are applied to your tax return as you progress.

Maximum Deductions
Maximum Credits

Maximum Credits

FreeTaxUSA helps you receive a bigger refund by advising you of available credits.

Automatic Refund Calculator

As you enter your tax information your refund amount will update automatically. Results show up on every page as you progress.

Automatic Refund Calculator
Writing Off Expenses

Writing off expenses

FreeTaxUSA software helps you find expenses to write off. Interview style questions help maximize your refund and minimize your liability.

The security and privacy of your information is our top priority. FreeTaxUSA takes every precaution to protect the information of our users. When customers submit sensitive information via the website, it is protected both online and offline.

Safe & Secure

Millions of tax returns have been filed securely online using FreeTaxUSA. State of the art security means all of your personal information is encrypted as you do your taxes online.

Safe & Secure
Import Previous Years Tax Data

Trusted Company

As an authorized IRS e-file provider, FreeTaxUSA has e-filed over 9 million returns!

Your Information is Secure and Private

Security & privacy verifications through Truste, Norton, and SecurityMetrics. The security and privacy of your information is our top priority. Learn more...

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Tax Help

Tax Help

Get tax help wherever you are in your tax return. Use our context sensitive help for further in-depth information. Search our tax help or contact our customer support at any time free of charge for additional help.

Free Support

Most questions can be answered quickly and easily with our questions & answers search tool. However, if your question still hasn't been answered, contact our customer support for free.

Import Previous Years Tax Data

Best Value

File your federal taxes for FREE.
Add a state return for only $12.95.
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Deluxe Edition

Includes All Free Features PLUS:

Free Edition

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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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