Good news! You may be eligible for FREE State Tax Filing through your state’s website. For some states, all residents are eligible. For others, you may need to meet a requirement, so read carefully when you reach your state’s tax website. This is a great way to save a little money during this stressful time of year–tax season! Even if you’re using an online program for your federal filing, you can stop at the federal filing, print out your return, then use that information to complete your FREE state tax filing through your state website below.
States with FREE state income tax e-filing for for ALL filers:
- New Jersey (most filers)
- New Mexico
States offering FREE state tax filing with income, age or other requirements:
- District of Columbia
- New York
- North Carolina
- North Dakota
- Rhode Island
- South Carolina
- West Virginia
And finally, states that do not require individual income tax filing (like Tennessee) do offer free e-filing of interest income and other taxable income.
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Disclosure: I am not a financial advisor or CPA and am not offering advice as such. My tax posts are informational and contain links for reference and verification.