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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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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.
It has been a busy year for Maine 2016 tax year changes. Maine changed its due date, tax rates, standard deduction amounts, deductions, available credits, and refund deposit options.
Maine individual income tax returns for the 2016 tax year are due April 18, 2017. The new tax rates are 5.8%, 6.75%, and 7.15%. The standard deduction amounts have increased for all filing statuses. The standard deduction amount for the Single/Married Filing Separately filing status is $11,600. The standard deduction amount for the Head of Household filing status is $17,400. The standard deduction amount for the Married Filing Jointly filing status is $23,200. The maximum allowable itemized deduction (before medical expenses) has increased to $28,450. Along with the standard/itemized deduction increases, Maine will now reduce a taxpayer's standard/itemized deduction if the taxpayer's income is over the limit for the filing status. Military retirement benefits are now fully deductible.
The Maine Earned Income Tax Credit is now refundable for full-year and part-year residents. There are also two new credits. The Sales Tax Fairness Credit is a new refundable credit of up to $180 based on income level and number of personal exemptions. There is also an Adult Dependent Care Credit for qualified adult care expenses. Maine Revenue Services will no longer be able to deposit refunds into NextGen accounts.
We make filing your state return easy. After preparing your federal return your information is carried forward to your Maine 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.