How to File Your State and Federal Taxes for Free in 2020

Most Americans are eligible for free tax preparation services, but the truly free options can be hard to find. If you’re not careful, you could end up using a service that says it’s free but demands payment after you’ve spent time entering your information. How do you file online for free? If you make less … Read more

Filing Taxes Could Be Free and Simple. But H&R Block and Intuit Are Still Lobbying Against It.

by Jessica Huseman ProPublica, March 20, 2017, 1:22 p.m. Here’s how preparing your taxes could work: You sit down, review a prefilled filing from the government. If it’s accurate, you sign it. If it’s not, you fix it or ignore it altogether and prepare your return yourself. It’s your choice. You might not have to … Read more