Maine i-file logoMaine FastFile (1040 I-File)


Maine's FastFile methods are the quickest and most accurate way of filing your income tax return. FastFile saves taxpayers money because FastFile returns are less expensive to process than paper returns.


Check back for updates on the opening date to I-file your 2018 1040 return.

The advantages are numerous:

  • I-File is free for Maine taxpayers.
  • It's simple, convenient and fast.
  • You enter key Federal and State information; we perform the calculations.
  • Submitted information is automatically saved for future referencing.
  • Processing of your return is faster and more accurate than paper filing.
    • If you are due a refund, you can Direct Deposit to your checking, savings or NextGen account.
    • If you have a balance due, you can electronically pay and opt to delay your payment.

Certain restrictions apply. See the directions page of the I-File application for more information.

Join over 400,000 Maine taxpayers who are using Maine FastFile.