FREE for simple returns

While we can debate whether the best things in life are free, there's no question that ezTaxReturn is doing its part by offering FREE federal tax filing for simple returns.

To qualify for a free federal return:

  • Your filing status must be single or married filing jointly.
  • You don't claim any dependents.
  • Your income comes from your salary, wages, tips, and/or unemployment compensation.
  • You don't claim any credits except for the Earned Income Tax Credit.
  • Your taxable interest is less than $1,500.
  • Your total income is less than $50,000.
  • You don't claim any adjustments to income

State tax return - $2999
Unlimited free downloads until 05/15/2024
After 05/15/2024 - $9.99/download


Starting your free federal return is easy as 1-2-3

  1. Log in to your account
    Or create a new one if it's your first time filing with ezTaxReturn.
  2. Tell us about yourself
    Answer simple questions about your life and income. We'll handle the forms and math.
  3. E-file your return
    Get notified as soon as the IRS accepts your return.

FREE prior year import for returning customers
Returning customers, we are glad you are here! Save time and minimize mistakes by having last year's information imported for free.

Get your BIGGEST possible refund, guaranteed
With ezTaxReturn, you'll get your biggest possible refund. We guarantee it!

FREE step by step guidance - no tax knowledge needed
Our DIY tax software provides step by step guidance that's easy for anyone to follow. Just answer our simple questions and we'll handle the rest.

Finish your state return faster
Need to file a state tax return too? We'll help you finish faster by transferring the information from your federal return to your state tax forms.

Free to prepare, print and e-file
E-file your federal taxes directly to the IRS for free. Get notified via email when your return is accepted.

100% accuracy guaranteed
Our calculations are guaranteed 100% accurate, so you can file with confidence.

Fastest way to get your biggest refund
E-file and choose direct deposit to get your maximum refund as fast as possible.

Pay your way
You can pay using a credit or debit card or PayPal. If you prefer, you can also deduct your fees from your refund to avoid paying out of pocket, though there's an additional charge for that.

Fast and friendly customer service
ezTaxReturn offers free customer support, including a no-hold phone option that allows you to request a callback. Forgot your password or want to track your refund? No worries, we're here to make e-filing easier. We also provide a tax terms dictionary and extensive FAQ collection to help you through the tax-filing process.

Simple FREE returns include the following forms:

  • Form 1040: U.S. Individual Income Tax Return
  • Form 1040(SP): U.S. Individual Income Tax Return (Spanish version)
  • Form 1040-SR: U.S. Tax Return for Seniors

What customers say about ezTaxReturn...

I just completed your federal and NC state returns online. Thank you for an easy to use product. I used TaxACT for previous 2 years and TurboTax before that. This was much easier.

Charity Chriscoe

Garner, NC

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