Free File Options

The West Virginia State Tax Department has continued its agreement with Free File Alliance member companies that offer free Online filing services to qualified West Virginia taxpayers. Each Free File Alliance member sets taxpayer eligibility requirements for its program.

For more information on Free File offerings for West Virginia taxpayers, read the descriptions below and select a vendor link.

Please note that online filing providers may charge a fee for their service.




1040Now

Free federal and WV tax preparation & e-file for all who live in WV with an Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) of $32,000 or less. This offer is limited to three (3) free tax returns per computer.


FreeTaxUSA

  • Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) is lower than $36,000.
  • Qualified for the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), or
  • Served active duty military in 2019 with an Adjusted Gross Income lower than $69,000.

Note: The FreeTaxUSA® Free File Edition must be accessed through the links provided on this page. Using any other link to access FreeTaxUSA may result in fees or charges.


H&R Block's Free File

  • Your federal adjusted gross income for 2019 was $69,000 or less and you were between the ages of 17 and 51 as of December 31, 2019; or
  • You are active duty military; or
  • You are eligible for the federal earned income credit (also known as the earned income tax credit, or EITC).

IRS Free File Program

  • Adjusted Gross Income of $36,000 or less, or
  • Eligible for the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC); or
  • Adjusted Gross Income of $69,000 or less and were active duty Military.

Online Taxes at OLT.com

  • Federal Adjusted Gross Income is between $14,000 and $69,000 regardless of age.
  • Activity Duty Military with adjusted gross income of $69,000 or less will also qualify.

Note: The OLT Free File website must be accessed through the link above.


TaxAct®Free File

  • Adjusted Gross Income: $59,000 or less, and
  • Age: 56 or younger, or
  • Eligible for Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), or
  • Active Military with Adjusted Gross Income of $69,000 or less

Tax Slayer

  • 69,000 AGI or less and
  • 51 years old or younger


Online Filing Disclaimer

Neither the State of West Virginia nor any of it's employees, makes any warranty, expressed or implied including the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, or assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any information apparatus, product, or process disclosed, or represents that its use would not infringe privately-owned rights.

The State of West Virginia is not responsible for the contents of any off-site pages referenced through links. The responsibility for content rests solely with the organizations that are providing the information. Specific details regarding a document should be directed to the appropriate organization and not to the State of West Virginia or any of its employees. All support issues should be addressed to the provider you select.

Please note that online filing providers may charge a fee for their service.

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