When tax season comes but you are pressed for time, getting help might be handy. In this video, you'll learn how to find free and legitimate tax filing services and avoid IRS fines.
Before you know where to find free tax filing services, you should steer clear of websites that make false claims.
Some platforms deceive people that they don't charge a thing, only to discover that you need to upgrade to a premium tier after submitting sensitive financial and personal information.
The first free way of filing your taxes is a platform that offers free in-person help. The other option is to use the IRS free file program. The program uses a free guide tax preparation software for your federal taxes, and you can get it on the IRS website. Finally, if you are a veteran or a military service person, the Department of Defence has the Miltax program for you to use.