Tax Calculators for 2021 Tax Returns

Calculators
For Tax Year
2021

This page is just in case if you miss the October 15 October 17, 2022 e-File deadline to prepare and e-file 2021 Tax Returns. If you are reading this page before Oct. 15 Oct. 17, 2022 prepare and eFile your 2021 returns now or before Oct. 17, 2022. After that date you can only prepare and file by paper forms.

This page will provide you with links to tax calculators, estimators, and links to forms to prepare your 2021 Tax Returns on PDF or paper forms. If you don't like reading Tax Mumbo Jumbo, simply fire up one of the 15 Tax Calculators or Estimators below and get your personal "does this apply to me or what should I do for my 2021 Return" answers as easy as one, two, and three without having to read a ton of pages or pay a tax professional to find out.

Tax returns for Tax Year 2022 start in January 2023. Prepare and e-File Your 2022 IRS and State Income Tax Returns by April 15, 2023 here on eFile.com. Tax Tip: eFile on time even if you can't pay on time as the IRS penalties to file late are higher than to pay late. Or, to put it simply: File Something Even If You Can't Pay Anything!

Not sure if you qualify for the Earned Income Tax Credit? Look no further: Start the EICucator and get your personal answers. Or, not sure who qualifies as a dependent on your 2021 Tax Return? Just use the 2021 DEPENDucator tool below and you will find out. All tools will answer your specific tax questions without you having to read through complicated tax text.

Prepare 2021 Returns

Keep in mind, if you expect a tax refund for Tax Year 2021, you have until April 15, 2025 to claim this refund. After that date, your refund will expire and you will no longer be able to claim it from the IRS or State tax agency. The IRS ands states are processing 2021 Returns until October 15 October 17, 2022.

2021 Tax Calculators, Estimators
Use this calculator for Tax Year 2021. Know your estimated federal tax refund or if you owe the IRS taxes before you prepare your return(s).
Your tax refund date in 2022 for your 2021 Tax Return Refund. Find out the estimated tax refund ddate of your refund in 2022 based on the refund payment method you select when you e-file your taxes.
What is your 2021 Tax Bracket and personal tax rate? The eFile.com Tax Bracket or Rate Tax Calculator - RATEucator - will tell you.
Who is your qualifying dependent or qualifying child? Find out if your child or relative qualifies as a dependent. Has somebody, like an ex-spouse, claimed your dependent before you did?
Are you supporting a parent, relative, girlfriend, boyfriend, etc.? Find out who your qualifying relative or dependent is on your 2021 Return.
Child and Dependent Care Tax Credit: If you have a child or another dependent on your tax return, find out if you are eligible for this credit.
To e-file or not to e-file a 2021 Tax Return, is that the question? You might be surprised, filing a return might be beneficial for you! Use the efile.com "FILEucator" tax tool and find out!
Were you single with one or more dependents or qualifying relatives during 2021? The Head of Household filing status might just be for you. Find out before you e-File.
If your 2021 taxable income was at a certain level and you are at least 19, let the Earned Income Tax Credit work for you when you prepare and eFile your taxes here on eFile.com! The credit may be increased if you have at least one qualified child.
When you prepare a tax return, you have to choose which filing status to use. The eFile.com "STATucator" tool will help you determine which fits your situation. You will need to select married jointly or separate, widow, single, or Head of Household.
The eFile.com "CHILDucator" tax tool will help you determine if your child or dependent qualifies you to claim the Child Tax Credit on your tax return.
Calculate your third stimulus payment amount. This tax credit was issued in advance throughout 2021 as part of the American Rescue Plan. If you did not receive this payment, you may be able to claim it as part of your 2021 Tax Return.
The penalties for not e-Filing or filing a tax return or a tax extension are higher than not paying taxes owed. It's better to e-file or file your tax return and pay as much taxes as you can afford than not filing at all.
If you owed taxes last year when you filed your 2021 Tax Return, you may want to update your paycheck tax withholding as soon as possible. Use the eFile.com "TAXometer" tool to help you determine paycheck tax withholding that works for you.
Estimate your previous year(s) income tax return now and find out what your federal tax refund will be or if you owe taxes. File as soon as possible if you owe tax to reduce penalties.
See a list of most 2021 IRS Tax Forms. From this page, you can load the PDF forms into the DocuClix PDF editor and complete, sign, and print your 2021 Tax Forms.
Find a list of most 2021 State Tax Forms including amendment forms. Load the PDF forms into the DocuClix PDF editor and complete, sign, and print your 2021 Tax Forms.
Search eFile.com to find the forms you need to use when filing your 2021 Tax Return. When you use the eFile platform to prepare your taxes, the software generates these forms for you.
Follow this tax return timeline and you will be on a safe track to get your taxes done right and on time.
Tax forms for previous tax years you can no longer e-File. You can complete, sign, and download the forms on eFile.com before you print and mail them to the IRS mailing address or State Tax Agencies.
If you owe taxes and don't have the funds now to pay, make sure you e-File a tax extension on eFile.com or eFile your taxes by April 15 as late filing penalties are much higher then late tax payment penalties.
Need to calculate back taxes or estimate future taxes? Find tax calculators by tax year.

Spare yourself the hassle of handling and filling out complicated tax forms and filing your taxes on paper. e-File your next tax returns on eFile.com each year and let us work for you. The eFile Tax App handles all the calculations and associated forms based on user entries. Prepare your taxes now and be done with IT.

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