Supported Federal Tax Forms

FreeTaxUSA supports all of the common tax forms and most of the less-used tax forms. Please see the detailed listing below to determine if you are eligible to use FreeTaxUSA.

Types of Income Supported

The following types of income are supported when using FreeTaxUSA:
  • Wages and salaries (Form W-2)
  • Unemployment compensation (Form 1099-G)
  • Interest and dividend income (Form 1099-INT and Form 1099-DIV)
  • Capital gain distributions (Form 1099-DIV)
  • Sales of stocks and mutual funds (Form 1099-B)
  • IRA and pension distributions (Form 1099-R)
  • Social security benefits (Form SSA-1099)
  • Gambling income or losses (Form W-2G)
  • Self-employment income (Form 1099-MISC and Schedule C)
  • Rental real estate income (Schedule E)
  • Royalty income (Schedule E)
  • Partnership or S corporation income (Schedule K-1)
  • Estate and trust income (Schedule K-1)
  • Farm income (Schedule F)
  • Self-employment taxes (Schedule SE)
  • Alimony received
  • Taxable state or local refunds (Form 1099-G)
  • Scholarships and grants
  • Unreported tip income (Form 4137)
  • Sale of business property (Form 4797)
  • Cancellation of debt income (Form 1099-C or Form 1099-A)
  • Sale of Home (Form 1099-S)
  • Tuition program distributions (Form 1099-Q)
  • Original Issue Discount income (Form 1099-OID)
  • Seller-financed loan interest income
  • Household employee wages
  • Net Operating Loss carryover
  • Capital loss carryover
  • Jury duty fees
  • Prizes and miscellaneous income
  • Alaska Permanent Fund dividends

Supported Credits

FreeTaxUSA supports the following federal credits:
  • Child and Dependent Care Credit (Form 2441)
  • Child Tax Credit
  • Additional Child Tax Credit (Schedule 8812)
  • Education Credits - American Opportunity and Lifetime Learning Credits (Form 8863)
  • Refundable American Opportunity Credit
  • Earned Income Credit (Schedule EIC)
  • Retirement Savings Contribution Credit (Form 8880)
  • Excess Social Security Credit
  • Home Energy Credits
  • Electric Vehicle Credit
  • Elderly Credit (Schedule R)
  • Foreign Tax Credit (Form 1116)
  • Adoption Credit (Form 8839)
  • General Business Credits (Form 3800)
  • Premium Tax Credit (Form 8962)

Items NOT Supported

The following items are NOT supported with FreeTaxUSA:
  • Foreign employment income (Form 2555)
  • Foreign mailing address
  • Household employment taxes (Schedule H)
  • Nonresident alien returns (Form 1040NR)
  • Farm rental (Form 4835)
  • At-risk limitations (Form 6198)
  • Installment sales (Form 6252)
  • Tax for children with more than $2,000 in investment income (Form 8615)
  • Prior year minimum tax credit (Form 8801)
  • Archer MSAs (Form 8853)
  • Health coverage tax credit (Form 8885 and Form 1099-H)

Common Deductions Supported

The following deductions are supported with FreeTaxUSA:
  • Education expenses (Form 1098-T)
  • Home mortgage interest, points, and insurance (Form 1098)
  • Student loan interest (Form 1098-E)
  • IRA deduction
  • Educator expenses
  • Moving expenses (Form 3903)
  • Alimony paid
  • Medical expenses (Schedule A)
  • State and local taxes (Schedule A)
  • Real estate taxes (Schedule A)
  • Personal property taxes (Schedule A)
  • Donations to charities (Schedule A and Form 8283)
  • Job expenses (Form 2106)
  • Tax preparation fees (Schedule A)
  • Investment expenses (Schedule A)
  • Gambling losses (Schedule A)
  • Casualty losses (Form 4684)
  • Depreciation expense (Form 4562)
  • Margin loan interest (Form 4952)
  • Penalty paid on early withdrawal of savings
  • Deduction for health savings account
  • Sales tax
  • Self-employed retirement contributions
  • Jury duty repayments

Supported Federal Forms

FreeTaxUSA supports the following federal forms:
  • Form 1040
  • Form 1040EZ *
  • Form 1040A *
  • Form 1040X
  • Schedule 8812
  • Schedule A
  • Schedule B
  • Schedule C
  • Schedule D
  • Schedule E
  • Schedule EIC
  • Schedule F
  • Schedule R
  • Schedule SE
  • Form 982
  • Form 1095-A
  • Form 1095-B
  • Form 1095-C
  • Form 1098
  • Form 1098-C
  • Form 1098-E
  • Form 1098-T
  • Form 1099-A
  • Form 1099-B
  • Form 1099-C
  • Form 1099-DIV
  • Form 1099-G
  • Form 1099-INT
  • Form 1099-K
  • Form 1099-MISC
  • Form 1099-OID
  • Form 1099-Q
  • Form 1099-R
  • Form 1099-S
  • Form 1099-SA
  • Form 1116
  • Form 1310
  • Form 2106
  • Form 2120
  • Form 2441
  • Form 3800
  • Form 3903
  • Form 4137
  • Form 4562
  • Form 4684
  • Form 4797
  • Form 4868
  • Form 4952
  • Form 5329
  • Form 5405
  • Form 5695
  • Form 6251
  • Form 6781
  • Form 8283
  • Form 8379
  • Form 8453
  • Form 8582
  • Form 8582-CR
  • Form 8606
  • Form 8829
  • Form 8839
  • Form 8862
  • Form 8863
  • Form 8880
  • Form 8888
  • Form 8889
  • Form 8917
  • Form 8936
  • Form 8938
  • Form 8941
  • Form 8949
  • Form 8959
  • Form 8960
  • Form 8962
  • Form 8965
  • Form 9465
  • Form CSA-1099-R
  • Form SSA-1099
  • Form W-2

* Anyone who uses Form 1040EZ or Form 1040A can also use Form 1040. The FreeTaxUSA software gathers your information and allows you to print and file a Form 1040.

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