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March 13, 2014
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CPA Trendlines reports that the IRS program called “FreeFile” may be the reason that 769,000 tax returns are missing from the marketplace. Do-it-yourself software is taking an increasing slice of the tax preparation business.

“FreeFile is a public-private partnership between the IRS and the FreeFile Alliance LLC. The alliance is a corsortium of 14 leading tax software providers who make their products available exclusively at” FreeFile does not support any state tax returns – a bit of good news.

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