Federal Income Taxes

Free Filing Options:

The Charlottesville Commissioner of the Revenue has entered an agreement with the IRS and Free File Alliance member companies to offer free online Federal and State Income Tax filing services to qualified Charlottesville taxpayers. Each Free File Alliance member sets taxpayer eligibility requirements for its program. 

For more information on Free File offerings for Virginia taxpayers, read the descriptions below and select your preferred vendor link. 

Please note that the online filing providers below may charge a fee for their service if you do not meet their eligibility requirements or if you elect to use their more complex services.

Free Filing Vendors:


TurboTax Opens in new windowIntuit (TurboTax) Free File Eligibility Requirements:

  • Under $39,000 AGI, or
  • Eligible for EITC, or
  • Active Duty Military and under $72,000 AGI
  • One free state return if you qualify for a free federal return (all states)

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Online Taxes (OLT.com) Free File Eligibility Requirements:

  • Under $72,000 AGI, or
  • Eligible for EITC, or
  • Active Duty Military and under $72,000 AGI
  • One free state return if you qualify for a free federal return

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Tax Act Free File Eligibility Requirements:

  • Under age 56 and under $63,000 AGI, or
  • Eligible for EITC, or
  • Active Duty Military and under $72,000 AGI
  • One free state return if you qualify for a free federal return

Online Filing Disclaimer

Neither the Charlottesville Commissioner of the Revenue, the City of Charlottesville, nor any of its employees make any warranty, expressed or implied including the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, or assume any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any information apparatus, product, or process disclosed, or represent that its use would not infringe privately-owned rights.

The Charlottesville Commissioner of the Revenue and the City of Charlottesville are not responsible for the contents of any off-site pages referenced through links.  The responsibility for content rests solely with the organizations that are providing the information.  Specific details regarding a document should be directed to the appropriate organization and not to the Charlottesville Commissioner of the Revenue, the City of Charlottesville, or any of its employees.  All support issues should be addressed to the provider you select.

Please note that online filing providers may charge a fee for their more complex services.