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IRS tests free e-filing system that could compete with tax prep giants

May 16, 2023

The Internal Revenue Service has quietly built its own prototype system to allow Americans to file tax returns digitally and free of charge, according to three current and former agency officials, essentially creating government software that could disrupt the tax-prep industry. The system was developed by the IRS and U.S. Digital Service, the White House’s technology consulting agency.

Article Source: Washington Post

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