It’s the beginning of 2020, and everyone who works for a living is starting to get in their annual tax forms. Whether you’re a full-time worker dealing with a single 1040 or a freelancer / gig worker getting a series of 1099s, the fastest way to pay the piper these days is to do it online.
The IRS offers a series of directions on its website to help US citizens figure out their taxes, report those taxes, and send in payments (or ask for refunds) using its e-File online method. Here’s a rundown of what’s available and where you can find it.
How do I file online?
There are several ways to file online, depending on your income and your comfort level in dealing with the whole income tax process.
If your adjusted gross income…