Filing online is the fastest, most convenient way to efile your tax return.
TurboTax Basic is the most popular online filing program for 1040A filers. Check out the main features:
Basic version features, at a glance:
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1. Walks You Through Your Return
Step-by-step interview asks questions, then instantly places answers into IRS forms.
Get your investment, mortgage and wage data instantly by downloading your W-2 wage, 1098 mortgage interest, and 1099 investment data from participating employers and financial institutions. This not only saves you time in entering data, it prevents data entry errors, too.
Easily imports tax data directly from Quicken® or Microsoft® Money software programs.
2. Get The Deductions You Deserve
Takes advantage of new tax laws to help you make the most of every new tax break.
Automatically double-checks for missing information, audit flags, and even overlooked deductions.
3. Get Your Refund Sooner
You can get your refund in as few as 10 to 15 Days when you e-file versus 6 to 10 weeks if you file by mail.
Get confirmation for e-filing with an online receipt from the IRS confirming that your return is officially filed.
My Tax History
Dramatically simplifies tax preparation by streamlining the interview, bypassing questions that don't apply to you.
Advice for New Tax Laws
Takes advantage of new laws to make the most of every new tax break.
Compares This Year's Deductions to Last Year's
Uses your tax data from last year to make sure you don't miss any money-saving deductions.
Prepares for Next Year's Taxes
Automatically sets up data for next year's taxes as you prepare this year's taxes.
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