2018 Tax Software

Prior Year Tax Filing
Federal Always Free
State Only $14.99
Please note: Prior year tax returns must be mailed.

2017 Tax Software

Prior Year Tax Filing
Federal Always Free
State Only $14.99
Please note: Prior year tax returns must be mailed.

2016 Tax Software

Prior Year Tax Filing
Federal Always Free
State Only $14.99
Please note: Prior year tax returns must be mailed.

2015 Tax Software

Prior Year Tax Filing
Federal Always Free
State Only $14.99
Please note: Prior year tax returns must be mailed.

2014 Tax Software

Prior Year Tax Filing
Federal Always Free
State Only $14.99
Please note: Prior year tax returns must be mailed.

2013 Tax Software

Prior Year Tax Filing
Federal Always Free
State Only $14.99
Please note: Prior year tax returns must be mailed.

The IRS is no longer processing refunds for 2013. You must have filed your return within 3 years of the return due date to claim a refund.

2012 Tax Software

Prior Year Tax Filing
Federal Always Free
State Only $14.99
Please note: Prior year tax returns must be mailed.

The IRS is no longer processing refunds for 2012. You must have filed your return within 3 years of the return due date to claim a refund.

IT'S IN THE VAULT

Download and Print
Print Prior Year Returns

If you filed with TaxHawk, you can access and print your returns back to 2012

Print Prior Year Returns
Request Copy From IRS

If you aren't a TaxHawk customer, you can still get a copy of your prior year return from the IRS.

IRS Form 4506

IT'S NOT TOO LATE

File Prior Year Taxes

Even though the deadline has passed, you can still prepare taxes for prior years. Many people who file late tax returns have refunds waiting for them. We'll help you prepare and mail your federal and state tax returns.

Our software can prepare 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018 tax returns.

How do I file back tax returns?

STEP 1
Collect your paperwork
Track down your tax forms from the year you'd like to file. If something is missing, file the 4506-T form to get a copy from the IRS.
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STEP 2
File with TaxHawk
Use our prior year software to file your taxes online. You can prepare and mail 2012-2018 tax returns.
STEP 3
Mail it in
Once you've wrapped up your prior year returns, mail them off to the IRS. It takes a few weeks for returns to be processed.
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STEP 4
Get your refund
Most people with old tax returns have a refund waiting. File now to claim your refund before it expires.
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STEP 1
Collect your paperwork
Track down your tax forms from the year you'd like to file. If something is missing, file the 4506-T form to get a copy from the IRS.
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STEP 2
File with TaxHawk
Use our prior year software to file your taxes online. You can prepare and mail 2012-2018 tax returns.
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STEP 3
Mail it in
Once you've wrapped up your prior year returns, mail them off to the IRS. It takes a few weeks for returns to be processed.
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STEP 4
Get your refund
Most people with old tax returns have a refund waiting. File now to claim your refund before it expires.
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Free account roll-over and back-ups of completed tax returns are included.

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Guaranteed 100% Accurate
Guaranteed 100% Accurate

We check for errors as you go. All calculations are guaranteed accurate.

Always Free Federal

No Matter What

Our free federal service covers both simple and complicated tax situations. We support investment, self-employed, rental income, and much more. Common life events like having a child, going to school, and buying/selling a home are also covered without the need to upgrade.

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Home Ownership

Itemized Deductions

Dependents

Investments

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Rental Property

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Answer some simple questions and we'll fill out your prior year return for you. All calculations are guaranteed 100% accurate.

Accuracy is Guaranteed

Answer some simple questions and we'll fill out your prior year return for you. All calculations are guaranteed 100% accurate.

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File current year taxes

In addition to filing old tax returns, you can prepare and e-file your current year taxes for free.