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There's a good chance you can file your taxes for free.

The majority of taxpayers are eligible to file their taxes for free and most don't take advantage of this service, which means many people are leaving money on the table.

With IRS Free File, you can fill out your federal income tax return online and file it for free with the IRS.

Be sure to read the company's offer to see if you also qualify to file your state return for free.

If your income was $73,000 or less during 2021, you're eligible to use the online software to file your taxes.

It's very easy to use. The software asks you questions and guides you through the tax-filing process.

If your income was more than $73,000, you can use a different service: Free File Fillable Forms.

Free File Fillable Forms is the online version of regular IRS paper tax forms, such as the 1040.

Free File Fillable Forms lets you to identify the forms, schedules and information you'll need to complete your tax return.

Make this year the year you try IRS Free File.

You have nothing to lose and so much to save by e-filing your federal tax return for free.

To get started, go to irs.gov/freefile.