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Compare TurboTax Desktop Products

We can handle your unique tax situation, even if you've had major life changes this year

Select the best TurboTax CD/Download product
for your unique situation

TurboTax Business is right for you

  • Perfect for Partnerships, S Corps, C Corps, Multi-Member LLCs and Trust or Estate Returns
  • Guidance in reporting all of your business income and expenses
  • Maximize industry-specific tax deductions
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Compare our CD/Download product features

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Maximum tax refund guaranteed
Easy prep, print and e-file
Walks you through your tax return, double-checks as you go
Save time by importing financial data including W‑2s, investment and mortgage information, plus import from Quicken and QuickBooks Desktop* (account required)
Upload a picture or PDF of your W-2 to import your data securely into the right forms
Guides you through the latest tax laws with ease including Form 1099-K
Imports last year's data from TurboTax and other tax software
Improved 1099-K experience that includes extra guidance
1 State via download (Print free or e-file for an additional fee*)
Get additional help on 350+ tax deductions and credits, including mortgage interest, property taxes and energy-efficient improvements
Audit Risk Meter checks your return for audit triggers and shows your risk level of a tax audit
Additional help for investment sales such as stocks, bonds, royalties, mutual funds and employee stock plans
Understand your tax history and get tips to help maximize next year’s tax refund
Extra guidance for rental property income, expenses, and refinancing
Retirement tax help and our IRA tool helps you get more money back this year and when you retire
Designed for the self-employed and small businesses, including independent contractors, consultants and freelancers
Extra coaching to maximize small business and self-employment tax deductions, such as home office, vehicle, phone and supplies
Creates W-2 and 1099 tax forms for employees and contractors
Guides you through start-up costs new businesses can deduct
U.S. based TurboTax product support

Basic

Recommended for:
Step-by-step guidance

  Federal

Includes 5 federal e-files

State download and e-file additional
(5/5 | 2 reviews)
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Deluxe

Recommended for:
Maximizing your deductions

   Federal

Includes 5 federal e-files

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1 state download. State e-file additional
(5/5 | 1 reviews)
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Premier

Recommended for:
Investments & rental property

   Federal

Includes 5 federal e-files

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1 state download. State e-file additional
(5/5 | 1 reviews)
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Home & Business

Recommended for:
Personal & Self-Employed

   Federal

Includes 5 federal e-files

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1 state download. State e-file additional
(5/5 | 1 reviews)
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WE RECOMMEND

TurboTax Business is right for you

  • Perfect for Partnerships, S Corps, C Corps, Multi-Member LLCs and Trust or Estate Returns
  • Guidance in reporting all of your business income and expenses
  • Maximize industry-specific tax deductions
 
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(5/5 | 2 reviews)
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(5/5 | 1 reviews)
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TurboTax Online: Important Details about Free Filing for Simple Tax Returns

If you have a simple tax return, you can file with TurboTax Free Edition, TurboTax Live Assisted Basic, or TurboTax Live Full Service Basic. Free filing is only available in certain products.

A simple tax return is one that's filed using IRS Form 1040 only, without having to attach any forms or schedules. Only certain taxpayers are eligible.

Situations covered (assuming no added tax complexity):
  • W-2 income
  • Limited interest and dividend income reported on a 1099-INT or 1099-DIV
  • Hobby, personal property rental or personal item sales income reported on Form 1099-K
  • IRS standard deduction
  • Earned Income Tax Credit (EIC)
  • Child tax credits
  • Student loan interest deduction
For partnerships, S Corp, C Corp, multi-member LLC, trusts and estates, TurboTax Business has you covered. Learn more

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