Prior Year Software

Download and Print Prior Year Returns

Print Prior Year Returns

If you filed with FreeTaxUSA, you can access and print your returns back to 2010.

Print Old Returns

Request Copy From IRS

If you aren't a FreeTaxUSA customer, you can still get a copy of your prior year return from the IRS.

Get Copy of Past Return

How do I file back tax returns?

STEP 1
Gather your tax documents
Brush the dust off those old tax forms from yesteryear. If you're missing something, file the 4506-T form to get a copy from the IRS.
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STEP 2
File on FreeTaxUSA
File your taxes online using FreeTaxUSA's prior year tax software. You can prepare and mail 2012-2017 tax returns.
STEP 3
Mail your forms
Once you finish preparing your prior year returns, mail them to the IRS. It takes a few weeks for your returns to be processed.
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STEP 4
Get your refund
Most people with old tax returns have a refund waiting. File now to claim your refund before it expires.
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STEP 1
Gather your tax documents
Brush the dust off those old tax forms from yesteryear. If you're missing something, file the 4506-T form to get a copy from the IRS.
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STEP 2
File on FreeTaxUSA
File your taxes online using FreeTaxUSA's prior year tax software. You can prepare and mail 2012-2017 tax returns.
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STEP 3
Mail your forms
Once you finish preparing your prior year returns, mail them to the IRS. It takes a few weeks for your returns to be processed.
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STEP 4
Get your refund
Most people with old tax returns have a refund waiting. File now to claim your refund before it expires.

You can still file your 2018 taxes

The deadline may have passed, but you still have a chance to file your 2018 taxes. Backed by our Maximum Refund Guarantee, our online tax software has all the 2018 IRS tax code you need. File your 2018 taxes today.

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File 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018 tax returns online.

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Free account roll-over and back-ups of completed tax returns are included.

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We check for errors as you go. All calculations are guaranteed accurate.

We Cover All Major Tax Situations

FreeTaxUSA supports all common tax forms for free.

Filing Jointly

Filing Jointly

Home Ownership

Home Ownership

Itemized Deductions

Itemized Deductions

children

Dependents

Investments

Investments

Self-Employed

Self-Employed

Rental Property

Rental Property

Education

Education

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Answer some simple questions and we'll fill out your prior year return for you. All calculations are guaranteed 100% accurate.

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In addition to filing old tax returns, you can prepare and e-file your current year taxes for free.

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