Mississippi allows returns to be filed on-line using your home computer and an Electronic Transmitter Service/On-Line Service Provider. The following is a list of those companies intending to provide on-line electronic filing of Mississippi Individual Income Tax Returns for tax year 2016. The list starts with those companies that are offering free or reduced fee e-file for Mississippi taxpayers. Please visit each site to determine if you qualify for one of these programs.
An MS 8453 OL signature document is not required to be mailed to the Department of Revenue.
Free or Reduced Fee E-File Programs
Read the options for the following to find the best product for your situation. You may qualify to file your return free-of-charge.
IRS Free File
The IRS offers free filing for taxpayers with income below $64,000.
Free federal and state tax returns and tax extensions if your adjusted gross income is $33,000 or less, or you are active duty military with an adjusted gross income of $64,000 or less (including Reservists and National Guard), or you qualify for the Earned Income Tax Credit. Get a jump start on your taxes today: download your W2 and transfer prior year TurboTax data with America's #1 best-selling tax preparation product.
TaxAct Free File
- Adjusted Gross Income of $52,000 or less, and
- Age 56 or younger, or
- Eligible for Earned Income Tax Credit, or
- Active Military with Adjusted Gross Income of $64,000 or less
Access through this link: TaxAct Free File Edition.
Online Taxes at OLT.com (http://www.olt.com/main/oltstateff/default.asp) would like to offer free federal and free state online tax preparation and e-filing if your Federal Adjusted Gross Income is between $13,000 and $64,000 regardless of age.
Note: The OLT Free File website must be accessed through the link above. Any other link used to access the OLT website may result in fees or charges.
Free federal and MS tax preparation and e-file if your AGI is $32,000 or less and you live in Mississippi. This offer is limited to three (3) free tax returns per computer.
Free File URL - http://www.1040now.net/freefilems.htm
H&R Block's Free File: Free federal and state online tax return preparation and e-file if you meet the following criteria:
- Adjusted gross income is $64,000 or less
- Age is 17 to 50
Filing with H&R Block At Home lets you combine your smarts with our expertise. H&R Block At Home is created for people who want hassle-free tax filing. Step-by-step guidance and easy to understand resources make it the easiest and most intuitive way to file your taxes from home. To use this free service, you must access it by the following link: File Your Taxes Free With H&R Block.
FreeTaxUSA: Free federal and state online tax return preparation and e-file if you meet the following criteria:
- Federal AGI must be $51,000 or less
- Between the ages of 17 and 60 (inclusive through December 31, 2016
- Active-duty military with an AGI of $64,000 or less
Link - File with FreeTaxUSA