Prepare and file your taxes for free

2014-01-16T08:00:00Z Prepare and file your taxes for freeAngela Pittenger Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star

If your annual gross income is $58,000 or less, you can use Free File, the IRS' online tax preparation and e-filing program, starting tomorrow at IRS.gov/freefile.

The service offers step-by-step preparation and e-filing, as well as a free set of online tax forms with no income restrictions. Through Free File, you can prepare and e-file your taxes for free.

The Free File Alliance, which is a coalition of industry leading tax software companies partnered with the Internal Revenue Service to create the program.

It also offers basic federal e-filing services with no income limitations. This service, which is called Free File Fillable Forms, is targeted toward taxpayers who are familiar with tax law and don't need assistance and allows them to complete and file their federal taxes electronically.  There are no income limitations to use this service and it will be available starting January 31.

Click here for more information.

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