Skip to Main Content

CalFile

File your 2013-2015 state tax returns directly with us for free.

You must have a MyFTB account to use CalFile. You can create a Basic or Deluxe account.

File Today with a Basic Account

  • You don't need a PIN.
  • You can only use CalFile.
  • Upgrade to a Deluxe account anytime.

Already Registered

Access CalFile directly from your MyFTB account to file anytime.

Tax Preparers should create a Deluxe MyFTB Account.

Quick

Takes about 15 to 30 minutes to complete.

Easy

Simple step-by-step process, save and come back anytime.

Fast Refund

Fastest refund possible using direct deposit.

Safe & Secure

File directly with us on our secure servers, instant confirmation assures your return was received.

Free

A completely free service provided by us.

"I would have filed on time if I knew it was so easy!"

- CalFile User -

"Love, love, love it! So easy to do my taxes. Thanks, FTB"

- CalFile User -

"It's a government website. I knew I could trust it."

- CalFile User -

Read more reviews

Help us improve our website

Don't include social security numbers or other personal/confidential information.



Thank you for your help.

If you need assistance, contact us.

Oops! Something went wrong.

We appreciate your feedback. Please try again later

Chat with an FTB Representative
 

You are leaving ftb.ca.gov

We do not control the destination site and cannot accept any responsibility for its contents, links, or offers. Review the site's security and confidentiality statements before using the site.

If you have any issues or technical problems, contact that site for assistance.

Ahora está saliendo de ftb.ca.gov

Nosotros no controlamos el sitio web al que se destina y no podemos aceptar ninguna responsabilidad por su contenido, enlaces, u ofertas. Revise las declaraciones de seguridad y confidencialidad del sitio antes de usar el sitio. Si tiene algún problema en general o técnico, comuníquese con ese sitio para obtener asistencia.

Si tiene algún problema en general o técnico, comuníquese con ese sitio para obtener asistencia.