14 Free & Easy Tax Tools

Simpler than it Seems

If fear of filing your taxes leads you to send your return in at the very last minute, there are several tools to ease your anxiety and some are even free. And if you’re taking on your taxes alone this year, computer-based tax filing programs can be as simple as filling in some blanks and answering a couple of “interview” questions to set up your profile and determine your filing status. Here are some of the online and downloadable e-filing tools that can make paying Uncle Sam a little more bearable. Photo Credit: Robert S. Donovan