Bennet Reminds Coloradans About Free Tax-filing Services

Mar 22nd @ 4:35 am in News by Scott Staley

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Coloradans Making Less Than $57,000 Annually Eligible

As the April 15th tax deadline approaches, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet reminds Coloradans that free federal tax-filing service is available for individuals making $57,000 or less in 2012.

Through IRS Free File, these individuals can prepare and e-file their federal tax returns for free by visiting www.IRS.gov/freefile. About 100 million Americans – or 70 percent of taxpayers – are eligible for this free service.

“Free File is a valuable resource that can assist hard-working Coloradans file their taxes at no cost.  I encourage eligible Coloradans to visit the IRS Free File website to learn more,” Bennet said. “Additionally, we’ve dedicated a page on our website to help Coloradans learn about other helpful tax-related services and tips.”

For more tax tips and services available to Coloradans, visit Bennet’s tax resource page. For questions about the status of your refund, visit the IRS’ Where’s My Refund? tool.

IRS Free File is made possible through a landmark public-private partnership between the IRS and the Free File Alliance, a non-profit coalition of leading tax software companies. To learn more about the program, visit www.freefilealliance.org or www.freefile.irs.gov.