Security is built into everything
we do

TurboTax works hard to safeguard your information so you can
file worry-free.

Safeguards every time you sign in

Multi-factor authentication
You can securely access your account by entering your password and a unique, single-use code we'll send to your verified device or email address, authentication application; or answer a series of questions.

BioMetric support
Your unique fingerprint or facial recognition capability is supported on capable devices to access your account via the TurboTax app

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Protecting your personal info

Data encryption
We encrypt any of your data that we store, and when we electronically send your return to the IRS or state agencies, we use industry standard TLS encryption.

Stay informed

Login and device activity
Easily see the login history and devices used to access your account so you can spot unusual activity.

Auto email notifications
We’ll notify you of changes made to your account, such as updating your payment method, changing your password, or signing in for the first time on a new device.

Every return filed securely

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