Free Tax Filing With H&R Block Free Edition

Free online tax filing for simple tax returns and first‑time filers.

$0 Federal

per state filed

Software Requirements

Vista,
Windows 7, 8, or 10
Internet Explorer® 9.0 and above
Firefox 3.6 and above
Chrome 16 and above
Safari 5.1.2 and above

OS 10.8 and above
Firefox 3.6 and above
Chrome 16 and above
Safari 5.1.2 and above

Hardware Requirements

Internet Connection
1024 x 768, SVGA color monitor
Ink jet or laser printer
Speakers and sound card

File taxes online for free and get your maximum refund—guaranteed.

Our free online tax filing experience was designed by tax experts, to make sure that even the simplest tax situations are handled exactly as they should be: precisely and with a personal touch.

First, we’ll learn a little about you—whether you’re single or married, have kids or not, and what your income was this year—then, we’ll guide you down the path that’s right for you. Along the way, we’ll make sure you get every deduction and credit available, and that you understand every step of free tax filing.

Free Online Tax Filing – Product Features:


Convenience

W-2 Snap-a-pic

Snap a picture of your W-2, upload it and voila! We’ll put all your information where it needs to be so you can start your free tax preparation.

Free, Automatic Import

It’s easier than ever to switch to Block and import last year’s return from any other tax prep service. That includes your W-2, 1099, 1095-A—the whole nine yards.


Guidance & Transparency

Step-by-Step Guidance

We’ll make sure you’re well informed and confident every step of the way, with answers to commonly asked questions and direction on more than 350 credits and deductions.

Refund Reveal™

We’re taking the uncertainty out of free tax filing, by letting you know exactly how and why your refund goes up and down throughout the process. With us, you can rest easy knowing you’ll get your absolute maximum refund.

All H&R Block Online Tax Filing Products Include:


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H&R Block Guarantees


Maximum Refund Guarantee

No one gets you more than Block. Get the maximum refund you’re entitled to or your return is free.Disclaimer number6. Scroll to bottom of page.

Audit Support Guarantee

If you receive an IRS or other tax notice related to the return you filed with H&R Block Online, we'll help you understand and respond to that notice at no additional charge. If you're not satisfied with our guidance, we'll refund the full purchase price of your H&R Block Online product.Disclaimer number28. Scroll to bottom of page.

100% Accuracy Guarantee

We stand by our calculations and guarantee that your return is 100% accurate, or we'll reimburse you for any IRS penalties you paid. Get Tax Help and Tax Answers from H&R Block.

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