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This tax season start with MilTax from Military OneSource and the Department of Defense. It’s the easy way to get support, access resources and prepare and file your taxes reliably, securely and with confidence.

MilTax is a suite of free tax services for the military, including easy-to-use tax preparation and e-filing software, personalized support from tax consultants, and current information about filing taxes in the military. It’s designed to address the realities of military life – including deployments, combat and training pay, housing and rentals and multistate filings.

Free Tax Prep and Filing Software

MilTax Preparation and e-Filing Software will be available starting Jan. 22 through mid-October. Powered by an industry-leading tax service provider, it’s designed to address situations specific to the military. It walks you through a series of questions to help you complete your tax return. This self-paced tax software allows you to access free technical assistance to complete and electronically file your federal return and up to three state tax forms. Calculations are 100 percent accurate – guaranteed by the software provider. Visit the software details page for detailed specs and check back on Jan. 22 for a link to log in.

Connect With Military Tax Consultants

Have a question or need help starting? MilTax consultants are specially trained to help with unique tax situations specific to service members and their families. Reach out 24/7 to schedule a consultation. You can also get in-person support at a Volunteer Income Tax Support Assistance, VITA, office location.

A few of the ways we can help:
  • Navigating the new tax code
  • Reporting deployment and combat pay
  • Extensions and deadlines
  • Tax forgiveness and refunds for survivors
  • And much more!

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