IRS Free File can save your family money and find you tax benefits


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January 9, 2020

Married or single, if your 2019 income is under $69,000 a year, you may qualify for free online tax preparation.

Free File can help you find tax credits and deductions. By answering a few questions, you can find out if you’re eligible for the earned income tax credit and other family-related tax benefits.

How it works:

  • Go to the Free File page of
  • Use the look up tool and find the Free File option that's right for you.
  • Select a provider and follow the links to begin your tax return.

You don’t have to be EITC eligible in order to use for Free File.