Everyone can use Free File

Free File will reopen in 2015. Remember: Free File plus direct deposit equals faster refunds.

It's fast.

  • Get fast refunds when you e-file and select direct deposit.

  • Your questions are answered as you do your taxes.

It's safe.

  • 40 million taxpayers have already used Free File.

  • Free File uses the latest encrypted software and acknowledges your return with an electronic receipt.

  • Exclusively from the IRS in partnership with tax software companies.

It's free.

  • Even a single French fry costs more than Free File. So what are you waiting for?

About the Free File Alliance

The Free File Alliance, LLC is a group of industry-leading private-sector tax preparation companies that have agreed to meet the IRS' high standards for security and privacy and provide tax software options for free.*

*The IRS does not endorse any individual Free File Alliance company. While the IRS manages the content of the Free File pages accessible on IRS.gov, it does not retain any taxpayer information entered on the Free File site.