Revolutionary Tax Break: File Income Taxes for Free with the IRS in 2024! Learn How
🆕 IRS launches "Direct File" pilot for free online tax preparation.
📅 Available in 13 states in 2024; limited to individuals (not businesses).
📱 Mobile-friendly, interview-based service in English & Spanish.
🗺️ Eligibility for taxpayers in states without state income tax.
🌐 Some states collaborating for state taxes integration.
🧩 To evaluate program's feasibility & operational challenges.
📜 Mandated by the Inflation Reduction Act signed by President Biden.
👀 Testing system navigation, customer service, and taxpayer interest.
💰 Focus on returns with specific income types and credits.
🚫 Direct File is one option, won't replace tax pros, Free File, or paper filing.
📥 IRS encourages electronic filing for faster processing.
📢 More details forthcoming as the pilot progresses.