2017 - 2018
H&R Block and HR Block Free File are in partnership in
Free File Alliance (FFA) with the Internal Revenue Service
(IRS). This alliance provides qualifying taxpayers FREE
use of qualified tax preparation products.
The HR Block Free File offers free online tax preparation
and electronic filing to hard-working Americans who meet
annual eligibility requirements announced at the beginning
of each tax season.
Free File program consists of the IRS and a group of private
sector tax software companies that offer free federal filing,
and free or paid state tax preparation and efiling services.
Some companies may not offer state tax preparation and e-file
services for all states without some sort of fee for state
HR Block Free File Qualifications:
File your federal taxes for FREE with H&R Block
- Did you earn $58,000 or less adjusted
- Were age 51 or younger (as of December 31)
If you answered YES! to both of these questions then
you may qualify to use the H&R Block Free File income tax
program to file your federal return.
State Tax Filing
You may also qualify for FREE State filing from H&R Block
if you lived or claimed income in the following states:
MI, MO, NC, NY, OK, OR, VA.
To prepare your state return for free,
click the link for your state tax filing and then follow
the instructions for the Free File Alliance. In order to
get a free state program, you must create your account and
prepare your federal return using the Free File Alliance
link on the state website.
The following states participate in the State Free File
Virginia, and more listed below
State Free File programs
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If you don't qualify for free state filing, the paid HRBlock
state edition cost is only $14.95.
H&R Block Free File Edition
2017 - 2018 Requirements and Restrictions:
You can use H&R Block Free File for free without creating
a username and password. To save your information or file
your return, click Create Your Account in the top right
corner of the screen.
- H&R Block Free File - Asks simple questions,
- Does all the math for you and,
- Checks for accuracy.
Get quick access to the most commonly filed federal tax
forms and schedules for Traditional Free File.
Qualification criteria for H&R Block Free File Edition
State tax preparation:
To qualify for FREE H&R Block Free File Edition State
tax preparation and filing, you must be filing for one of
the following states, Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas,
California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of
Columbia, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa,
Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts,
Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska,
New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina,
North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode
Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Utah, Vermont, Virginia,
West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming
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GA, H, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS,
MO, MT, NE, NV, NH, NJ, NM, NY, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA,
RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WI, WY