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Are you looking for the best program to do you taxes with this year? Check out our reviews section. Do you want to file taxes the old fashioned way? We'll guide you step by step through all the top tax forms, 1040EZ, 1040A and 1040. Need to find out more about the latest IRS laws and how they might help lower your tax bill this year? Take at the articles written by our team of experts.

Step by Step Guides

1040 Step by Step Guide

A step by step tutorial for Form 1040. We’ll take you all the way through filing the most complex form in the IRS portfolio.

1040A Step by Step Guide

A step by step tutorial for Form 1040A filers. We’ll take you all the way through filing Form 1040A.

1040EZ Step by Step Guide

Step-by-step help for filling out Form 1040EZ, Get your 1040EZ filed with ease and absolutely no tax knowledge required.

1040X Step by Step Guide

A step by step tutorial for Form 1040X filers. We’ll take you all the way through filing the “apology” form to the IRS, Form 1040X.

Being a Parent is Hard. Form 8917 Can Make It a Little Easier

A step-by-step guide on filing Form 8917 Tuition and Fees Deduction.

You Win Some, You Lose Some. And Then You File Schedule D

A step by step guide to file Schedule D, the form that reports your capital gain or loss to the IRS.

Sick of High Energy Bills? Uncle Sam Gives You Credit

A step-by-step guide on filing IRS Form 5695 – the Residential Energy Credits form.

Schedule M: How to Get Your Making Work Pay Credit

A step by step guide on how to fill in Schedule M, the Making Work Pay Credit (MWPC) form.

Buy Your First Home and Get Money from Uncle Sam

Step-by-step help for filling out Form 5405 the First-Time Home Buyer Credit

Feel Like Donating? Form 8283 Gives You Something Back

A step-by-step guide to file Form 8283 Non-cash Charitable Contributions.