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Free File Alliance & IRS Launch "Free File" for 2017, Offering Free Industry-Leading Tax Software with More Features than Ever

Taxpayers can e-file their federal tax returns early at IRS.gov/FreeFile as Free File launches on January 13th

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Free File Program: 'Tax Filing Simplification Act' Would Create a Conflict of Interest & End a Free Program that's Working for Taxpayers

WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 14, 2016) – The Free File Alliance, a coalition of 13 industry-leading tax software companies partnered with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), today released the following statement after the Tax Filing Simplification Act was introduced in the U.S. Senate in a bid to end the Free File Program, and fundamentally change the country's tax system of voluntary compliance by having IRS prepare citizens' tax returns.

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Tax Deadline Less Than a Month Away; IRS Free File Offers Free Tax Services for All Taxpayers

Free Software Available at www.IRS.gov/FreeFile for Taxpayers Making $60,000 or Less; Basic E-Filing & Online Extensions Available to All Americans  WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 16, 2015) – With less than one month left until the tax deadline, the Free File Alliance, a nonprofit coalition of industry-leading tax software companies partnered with ...

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With Tax Deadline a Month Away, Free Tax Services Available for All Taxpayers at IRS.gov/freefile

Taxpayers Making $62,000 or Less Can Visit www.IRS.gov/freefile to Prepare and e-File Tax Returns for Free; Basic E-Filing & Extensions Available to All Americans  WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 15, 2016) – With almost one month left until the tax deadline, the Free File Alliance, a nonprofit coalition of industry-leading tax software companies...

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Tax Deadline Less Than a Month Away; IRS Free File Offers Free Tax Services for All Taxpayers

Free Software Available at www.IRS.gov/FreeFile for Taxpayers Making $60,000 or Less; Basic E-Filing & Online Extensions Available to All Americans  WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 16, 2015) – With less than one month left until the tax deadline, the Free File Alliance, a nonprofit coalition of industry-leading tax software companies partnered with ...

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Free File Alliance & IRS Launch "Free File" for 2016, Offering Free Industry-Leading Tax Software with More Features than Ever

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Free File Alliance & Operation HOPE Partner to Provide Free Tax Help to Low-Income & Underserved Americans

Free File Alliance members will demonstrate free tax software Thursday at HOPE Global Forum in Atlanta ATLANTA, GA & WASHINGTON, DC (Jan. 13, 2016) – The Free File Alliance – a coalition of 13 industry-leading tax software companies partnered with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to provide free federal tax services to low and moderate-...

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TOMORROW: Free File Alliance & IRS to Launch "Free File" for 2015, Offering Free Online Tax Software to 70% of American Taxpayers

Taxpayers with a 2014 AGI of $60,000 or Less Can Visit IRS.gov/FreeFile & Choose an Industry-Leading Software Provider to Prepare and E-File Federal Tax Returns;  Program Updated to Help Taxpayers Navigate ‘Obamacare’ Changes WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 15, 2015) – Starting tomorrow (Jan. 16), free federal tax preparation and e-filing soft...

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With Less Than Two Weeks Left Until April 15, IRS Free File Offers Hassle-Free Software to Quickly E-File Tax Returns or Extensions

Free Software Available at www.IRS.gov/FreeFile for Taxpayers Making $58,000 or Less; Basic E-Filing & Online Extensions Available to All WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 2, 2014) –  With less than two weeks left until the tax deadline, the Free File Alliance, a nonprofit coalition of industry-leading tax software companies partnered with the IRS, to...

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Free Tax Software Kiosks & In-Person Help Available at Locations Across the Country Through Partnership between IRS & Free File Alliance

Tax Software Available at ‘Volunteer Income Tax Assistance’ Sites in 14 States & Washington, DC. WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 27, 2014) – The Free File Alliance, a nonprofit coalition of industry-leading tax software companies partnered with the Internal Revenue Service, today announced that free tax software is now available at self-assist...

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