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MilTax: Free Software & Support

Account for the complexities of MilLife with free tax software and one-on-one help from military tax experts.


$0. No, Really. MilTax is Like No Other.

Backed by the Defense Department and made exclusively for the military community — with MilTax you can:

  • Complete your tax return with specialized software that accounts for the complexities of military life
  • Connect with a tax pro
  • File federal and up to three state returns
  • All for free.

Access MilTax: Verify your eligibility.

MilTax e-filing software is free for service members, eligible family members, survivors and recent veterans up to 365 days from their separation or retirement date. To access this benefit, we’ll need to verify your eligibility.

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Who is eligible?


Eligibility is verified through the Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System. Due to high volume, DEERS may be intermittently unavailable.


Connect With Military Tax Consultants

If you have questions, enlist free one-on-one help from MilTax experts: tax pros with special training in military-specific tax situations. Call or chat anytime 24/7 to schedule a consultation or get in-person support at an installation-based Volunteer Income Tax Assistance office near you.

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