Tax Guide—a free resource built with you in mind.

Whether your tax situation is basic or more involved, we provide concise articles in layman’s terms for headache-free learning. Also, check out our FAQ section for answers to your more specific tax questions.

We believe...

Pricing shouldn’t be frustrating, complicated or unclear. You shouldn’t have to spend so much time trying to find the best price when you could be using that time to get your taxes done!

We’re changing all that with one, flat-rate price of $25 for everyone. Gone are the confusing pricing tiers and surprising price jumps halfway through. Forget the worries that you missed out on a feature because you opted out of the higher price tag.

Just you, one amazing price, and delightfully simple online tax filing—the way it should be.

Try it for freeClose

Here's what we found in our blog for file online with 1040.com:

How do I report my gambling earnings? - Tax Guide

When you file your taxes, you'll report your gambling winnings as "Other Income."

Read

Help Before You File

Some common mistakes on income tax returns - and how to avoid them.

Read

Which form to file?

If you're worried about knowing which type of 1040 form to file, there's really no need. 1040.com takes the information you enter and automatically chooses the correct form for your tax situation. Also, we always choose the lowest cost option for your situation, which means you'll get the results you deserve at our best possible price.

Read

Keeping You Safe with e-File

E-filing is the safest way to handle your taxes. Here's why.

Read

Help Before You File

Confused about e-filing your taxes? Speed up your return filing with these tax tips.

Read

4 Things to Know About Online Banking

Heard the online banking buzz? Though traditional banks have their strengths, let's see what this online bank trend has to offer.

Read

How e-File Protects your Tax Refund

Filing your taxes online is actually the safest way to handle your tax return, according to the IRS. Here's why!

Read

Last-Minute Taxes: Why Should I File a Tax Extension?

While you still have to pay your taxes by April 18 if you owe, there are several great reasons to file a tax extension.

Read

File Your Taxes. Make a Difference.

For every 2015 tax return filed through 1040.com, including free returns, we are donating $2 to clean water projects.

Read

Calling All Students - Time to File Your Taxes!

Heads up, students! Time to file your taxes with these student tax breaks, credits and deductions.

Read

The Basics

Looking for something more specific? Check out our frequently asked questions.