eFile.com Tax Preparation Services

This page is currently being updated for Tax Year 2019 Tax Returns due on April 15, 2020. The 2020 eFile Tax Season starts in January 2020. Sign up now for the latest page updates and to be part of the 2020 Tax Win Zone.

Tax Services

Online Tax Preparation Services are not created equally. Here you will find a detailed overview of eFile.com Tax Services Features.

  • What is unique about eFile.com is that our tax app will up- or downgrade you at anytime based on your tax information. Furthermore, you can be assured to not only have the legally correct forms but also either the free or lowest price tax service based on your tax information or answers provided by. As a result, you don't have to worry about which eFile.com Tax Service package to select, you will always end up with the right solution.
  • With TurboTax® and H&R Block®, once you pick a tax service, they will not downgrade you but only upgrade you based on your tax answers. In comparison, eFile.com will downgrade you even if you started with a different tax service package.  Dare to Compare eFile.com with TurboTax® and H&R Block®. Plus, only eFile.com offers Meet n' Beat - so you know you will get the best tax preparation deal.
  • Over 127 million US tax returns were eFiled in 2018.

Which service is right for you? Please read the features one by one. For example, if three features in the Free Basic section apply to you, but only one other feature is in Deluxe and one in Premium, you will only qualify for Premium. To make the selection simple for you, with eFile.com you can start free with any service and we will down- or upgrade you based on the feature that applies to you based on your tax questions.

2020 Tax Season eFile.com Tax Service Features

Free Basic
Filing Status: Single, Married Jointly
Taxable Income Less Than $100,000
Previous Year Contact Data
W-2 Income, Wages, Salary
Tip, Unemployment Income
Taxable Interest Income Below $1,500
Taxable Scholarships, Fellowship Grants
Alaska Permanent Fund Dividends
Stores Completed PDF Return File
All Free Basic Features Will Also Apply With Deluxe or Premium
Filing Status: Head of Household, Married Separately, Widow(er)
Retirement Income
Investment Income
Retirement Savings Tax Credit
All Free Basic and Deluxe Features Will Apply With Premium
Taxable Income Over $100,000
Self-Employment Income
Farming, Rental Income
Partner, Shareholder Income - K1
Beneficiary, Trust Income - K1
Unreported Tips
All Less Common Income Types
Business Deductions
Included with All
Free Basic
Start for Free
Import Prior Year Information
Unlimited State Return Price
Maximum Tax Refund Guarantee
100% Calculation Accuracy Guarantee
Tax Refund/Due Calculation View
Displays Missing Tax Information
Identifies Deductions/Credits For You
Pre-eFile Return Draft Review
Stop n' Go: Start, Finish Later
100% Calculation Accuracy
Service Fee
Free Basic
Federal Tax Return Service Fee
only $29.95
only $39.95
Unlimited States Return Service Fee
only $28.95
only $28.95
only $28.95


See for yourself how eFile.com compares to TurboTax® and/or H&R Block® plus learn more about how much free really is.


Feature1) As of January 7, 2019. Subject to change without notice. H&R Block® At Home is a registered trademark of HRB Innovations, Inc. TurboTax® is a registered trademark of Intuit, Inc.