Louisiana State Tax Filing

Louisiana Tax Preparation Includes:

  • Secure online tax preparation
  • File federal and state taxes
  • 100% accuracy guarantee
  • E-file and direct deposit included

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Louisiana Tax Filing

State Services

State e-file included - Save a trip to the post office and e-file both federal and state returns. When your tax returns are accepted you will receive an email. State availability

Quick import from federal return - This feature will transfer the information from your federal return to your state return, saving you time and helping you avoid errors.

File part-year and non-resident tax returns - If you lived or worked in multiple states you can file a tax return for each state. The cost is $12.95 per state.

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Federal Tax Return FREE
E-file FREE
Printable Tax Return FREE
Tax Extension FREE
Completed Return Backup FREE
State Tax Return $12.95
Part-Year/Nonresident Returns $12.95
Prior-Year State Tax Return $12.95
Deluxe Edition $6.99

Supported Federal Tax Situations

Our tax software is easy enough for first-time users and is powerful enough for advanced tax situations. Your federal tax return is always free even if you have a complex return. The following situations are supported on your federal return for free.

  • Selling, Buying, or Owning a Home
  • Education, College, and Teacher Credits
  • Birth of a Child
  • Child Tax Credits
  • Marriage & Divorce
  • Earned Income Tax Credits (EIC)
  • Capital Gains
  • Office & Business Expenses
  • Rental Income
  • Investment Income or Losses
  • Traditional & Roth IRAs
  • Retirement and Pensions
  • Military Income
  • Charitable Contributions
  • Gambling Income
  • Farm Income
  • and more...

Louisiana 2016 Tax Updates

Louisiana's tax laws have been updated in 2016 to prioritize the claiming of certain Louisiana credits over others (such as the nonrefundable Child Care Credit) that are available to be carried forward to future tax years. The state use tax rate paid on untaxed purchases (from internet retailers, etc.) was also increased to 9% for all purchases made beginning April 1, 2016.

Louisiana has reduced the Citizens Insurance Credit to only 25% of of the Citizens assessment paid with the property insurance. A handful of uncommon Louisiana credits have also been added or removed.

Lastly, if this is your first year filing a Louisiana tax return, Louisiana requires that you receive your refund via check. Direct deposit of your refund won't be an option.

Supported Louisiana Forms

  • Form IT-540
  • Schedule C
  • Schedule D
  • Schedule E
  • Schedule F
  • Schedule I
  • Schedule J
  • Form IT-540B
  • NPR Worksheet
  • Schedule C-NR
  • Schedule D-NR
  • Schedule F-NR
  • Schedule I-NR
  • Schedule J-NR
  • Child Care Credit Worksheet
  • School Expense Deduction Worksheet
  • School Readiness Credit Worksheet
  • Earned Income Credit Worksheet
  • Form R-10606
  • Form R-3400
  • Form R-6642
  • Form R-540V
  • Form IT-540ES
  • Form LA 8453OL
  • Form LA 8453

File Federal and State Taxes

We make filing your state return easy. After preparing your federal return your information is carried forward to your Louisiana return. In a matter of minutes both federal and state tax returns are ready to be e-filed. If you prefer, you can print and mail your return.

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