H&R Block 2015 - 2016
Military Tax Software
Military OneSource offers a free electronic tax filing service for
U.S. Armed Force Troops. The
Military OneSource Free Tax Filing Services Features H&R Block At
Home® Online Tax Return Preparation.
Those who are eligible under the Military OneSource tax program, can complete, save, and file
their federal and up to three
state returns online for free with the H&R Block At Home® tool.
To access this free service, you must start your return from the
Military OneSource H&R Block At Home®
H&R Block At Home® is a great choice for military personnel. It's fast, secure, and
FREE for qualifies service members. With HR Block, you can prepare and file your taxes
from the comfort of your own home, and at your own pace. Start by
creating your own secure user log-on ID and password through the
Military OneSource H&R Block At Home® service. Then you can
save, close, log-out and return to your tax preparation documents as often as you
find necessary to complete your tax preparation and filing process
at your own pace.
Note: if your tax return is a simple 1040ez, you may be just as good
off using the H&R Block Free Edition
that works well for anyone that has a simple tax return to prepare
without the need for extra forms.
This Free Edition is the same free tax preparation program you may have used
previously through the Military OneSource. If you created an H&R Block at
Home® account before, all your login credentials should still work
for your account and you can access your previous year's personal
tax documentation online through this process.
There are several other tax-filing resources that also may work for you.
- Free File — The Internal Revenue Service offers FREE tax
filing through the Free File Alliance which is a partnership
between the (IRS) and several top tax software companies.
- Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA) — This
Volunteer Military Income Tax Assistance Program provides FREE tax advice,
tax preparation, tax return filing, along with other tax support to military
members and their families.
begins processing e-filed returns around mid January annually.
Should you complete
your return using the H&R Block at Home® service offered through
Military OneSource prior to the processing start date, it will be
held until the IRS efile system opens. H&R Block will
then submit your return to the IRS once efile opens.
Military OneSource FREE Tax Support Consultation
OneSource trained tax consultants are available 7 days a week from 7
a.m. to 11 p.m., EST for FREE online assistance with questions about
deductions, exemptions, and income tax filing deadlines.
If you have questions about preparing your
own tax returns, or this FREE tax service, call 1-800-342-9647 and ask to speak with a
trained tax consultant. You may also follow the link above or use
the email address below to get help with your tax filing needs.
Send inquiries to
Remember, to access the free military version of H&R Block At Home®, you must start
your tax return from the Military OneSource H&R Block At Home®
Once you click the link you will be required to
log in to Military
OneSource. From there you will be sent to a site
containing additional information on tax return preparation, along
link to the Military OneSource free H&R Block At Home® service
so you can start your tax preparation process.
is Eligible for this FREE Military Tax Service?
U.S. service members including the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, and
National Guard as well as members of the Reserve (regardless of activation
status). This includes members of the Coast Guard Reserve activated as
part of the Department of the Navy under Title 10 authority.
Additionally, spouses and dependent children of the service members noted above, who
are authorized in the Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting
Any family member who is responsible for taking care of the affairs
for a active service
member (in one of the services noted above) when the service member
is deployed on active duty.
Any severely injured service member from one of the services
above, or the designated family member of a severely injured member
who is incapable of handling their own affairs.
retired military personnel are eligible until 180 days past their
retirement date, End of
Tour of Service, or discharge date.
NOTE: Military OneSource is provided by the Department of Defense
at no cost to active duty, Guard, Reserve service members, and their
families (regardless of activation status).
Visit Military OneSource today or call 1-800-342-9647