State preparation is NOT included in this version.
TurboTax coaches you every step of the way, double checks your return, and answers any questions you may have, so you can be confident you're getting your maximum refund.
Note: State preparation is NOT included in this version. Internet access required for updates and e-filing. Not for use by paid preparers.
TurboTax with Refund Bonus
Get 5% back on top of your federal refund with TurboTax Basic
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|Which TurboTax is right for you?||Basic|| Deluxe |
|Premier||Home & Business|
|Special Offers: Refund Bonus Offer|
|Use some (or all) of your federal refund to purchase an Amazon.com Gift Card and Turbotax will tack on more (see details)||Extra 5%||Extra 10%||Extra 10%||Extra 10%||Extra 10%|
|EasyStep Interview walks you through your return, finds you every credit you deserve, and double checks for errors as you go||✓||✓||✓||✓||✓|
|Easily imports prior year tax data from TurboTax and other software brands||✓||✓||✓||✓||✓|
|Save time by importing financial data including W-2s, investment, and mortgage information, plus import from Quicken and Quickbooks3||✓||✓||✓||✓||✓|
|Free Get product support when/how you need it (via phone or live chat)2||✓||✓||✓||✓||✓|
|Includes 5 Federal e-files — receive IRS confirmation; get your fastest refund possible4||✓||✓||✓||✓||✓|
|Includes Up-to-date with all tax-related laws, including the new healthcare law||✓||✓||✓||✓||✓|
|Maximize Your Deductions|
|Deduction Maximizer searches over 350 deductions and credits as you go to help make sure you get your maximum refund||✓||✓||✓||✓|
|1 State product via download (Print for free or e-file for an additional fee5)||✓||✓||✓|
|Audit Risk Meter—helps you reduce your chance of an audit||✓||✓||✓||✓|
|Its Deductible helps you accurately value charitable donated items||✓||✓||✓||✓|
|Expert advice provides insight into this year's outcome and recommendations to help you get an even bigger refund next year||✓||✓||✓||✓|
|Investments & Rental Property|
|Extra guidance for investment sales such as stocks, bonds, mutual funds, and employee stock plans||✓||✓|
|Cost Basis Lookup quickly tracks and calculates historical cost basis||✓||✓|
|Shows you how much opening an IRA now could save you on this year's taxes||✓||✓|
|Additional help for rental property income, expenses, and refinancing||✓||✓|
|Schedule C Businesses|
|Expanded Schedule C guidance to maximize home office, vehicle, and other business deductions||✓|
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|Create W-2 and 1099 forms for your employees and contractors||✓|
|Walks you through what start-up costs new businesses can deduct||✓|
TurboTax Basic was designed to make doing simple taxes easy, by guiding you step by step through your federal tax return. State preparation is not included in this version.
Choose TurboTax Basic if the following apply to you:
Not sure Basic Edition will cover your unique situation? Get started with it, and it will prompt you if another TurboTax program may be better for you. When you upgrade, the info you’ve already entered will conveniently transfer automatically.
If you have a mortgage, childcare expenses, or made charitable donations, TurboTax Deluxe will help you maximize your deductions for the biggest tax refund.
If you own investments or rental propery, choose TurboTax Premier. It has everything in Deluxe, plus will provide extra guidance so you get the most from your investments.
If you are a sole proprietor, consultant, 1099 contractor, or single-owner LLC, TurboTax Home & Business has everything in Premier and will help you make the most of your business and personal tax deductions.
1. TurboTax is so confident your return will be done right, they guarantee it. If you pay an IRS or state penalty or interest because of a TurboTax Calculation error, TurboTax will pay you the penalty and interest.
2. Tech and product support (phone & chat) hours vary by time of your. Live tax advice is available for a fee. Service experience levels, hours of operation, and availability vary and are subject to restriction and change without notice. See turbotax.com for full terms and conditions.
3. Imports from participating financial institutions as well as Quicken and QuickBooks versions 2012 and higher. Does not import from QuickBooks Online or Quickbooks for Mac products.
4. Fastest refund with e-file and direct deposit; refund timeframes will vary.
5.Prices subject to change without notice. E-file fees do not apply to New York state returns.
*Amazon.com Gift Card offer is for federal refunds only. Limits apply ($2000 per e-card, maximum $10,000 per customer). Offer available only for TurboTax Online or CD/download versions sold and shipped, or downloaded directly from Intuit or Amazon. See here for full details.
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