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Rated 4.7 out of 5 by 14493 reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5 by awesome program was very easy and helpful explained everything January 25, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Easy and Fast This was my first time filing taxes, and I am so glad TurboTax was recommended to me! It was very fast and easy. They walked me through everything, nothing was confusing! August 11, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by first timer i usually do our returns by hand. friends recommended turbo tax efile as quicker. i agree. February 10, 2015
Rated 3 out of 5 by refund keeps getting messed up Wish I could change my mailing address since my taxes got sent to the wrong address twice last year February 3, 2015
Rated 4 out of 5 by Easy TurboTax is easy and free and, as a college student, I appreciate both of those things. I like how quickly they tell you if you've made a mistake as well. It's annoying how they keep asking you if you want to upgrade to TurboTax Premium for, I think $29.99, but this is only a very minor inconvenience. February 1, 2015
Rated 3 out of 5 by Not user friendly Very frustrating at the end!! Would not send my returns to print and then had the wrong employee # for my fed return and Idaho state return. Corrected the number and can not get confirmation....very frustrating on how to proceed... February 8, 2015
Rated 4 out of 5 by Awesome Refund I enjoyed using Turbo Tax instead of the other websites I used, its more professional and easier. February 4, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Simple and Informative Turbotax streamlined the tax filing process for me. It was clear and focused for each step, and took me through it at a good pace. I was able to complete my tax returns with no trouble and the "what is this" links were informative. April 7, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Thank goodness for Turbo Tax I appreciated that Turbo Tax put things into simple terms for me. They ask (semi-simple) questions and whenever you do need a little extra explanation it is right below. April 15, 2015
Rated 3 out of 5 by eh I had to pay Turbo tax even though I had no state refund. So now I am out $30 even though I had no refunds. If you are a student and own nothing, have no debts or loans, no children, and independent;file your state taxes elsewhere. March 16, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by so easy I have been using Turbo Tax to do my taxes for several years. I find them easy to do and refunds always seem to come in a day or two. At my age (81) it is wonderful to have a program that makes something on the computer really easy! April 8, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Easy refund filing as always!!! Thank you for always providing us an easy means of filing our taxes. No complains except for state fees. :( It's ok, would rather pay than go to any other tax preparer. March 9, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by pricing was great, easy to use format, and available options for next year if needed to file a different form. Great helpful hints and walk through. Thank you Turbo Tax April 9, 2015
Rated 4 out of 5 by confused Had a problem, thought I had filled on 4/13/15 - forms were never transmitted and I had to refile "late" so that I could fill out FASFA forms for college. did not realize that forms had never been submitted until after the due date. July 30, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Really quick and ways Great filing system love the fact that it was completely free February 10, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Very easy to use for a basic return. I have used Turbo Tax for many years now, and it just keeps getting better and easier to use. April 9, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by extremely easy I am extremely happy and satisfied with the process used to file my taxes. it is very simple. April 7, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Great Service This service was so incredibly easy! It was very fast, and simple, and I can't believe I only spent about 30 minutes working on my tax return, great stuff!! Loved it!! April 16, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by no problems Extremely easy to use, it literally holds your hand throughout the entire process and explains everything in a simple and easy to understand manner. 5 stars in my book February 24, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by DONE!!!! If you have all your information you can get so much back with them doing all the calculations. Quick, easy and done! Now to think about hat we will do with the money. March 8, 2015
Rated 4 out of 5 by Great for Federal! I have W2s from 2 different states, and wasn't able to file with TurboTax due to that, so it was a bit inconvenient. But Federal was super easy, and I felt very safe and secure filing with them. They made it very easy to understand! March 8, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Simple and Fast Laws and deductions change every year and Turbo Tax stays up-to-date, so you don't have to. March 6, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by $$$ saved me a tone of money would never pay again to have someone do my taxes thanks turbo tax January 30, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by turbo tax rocks This is my first year filing and even a beginner can do this. Will use again next year :-) January 20, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Easy! This site takes you step by step and has an explanation for everything. I was always afraid taxes would be so complicated and scary. My friend introduced me to this site and I was relieved! This is my second year using it, and I will continue to use it. The only downside I've found was today when I tried to amend my return. But I'm not sure if that's a thing specific to them or you can't amend online in general. I highly recommend this site, though. January 31, 2015
Rated 1 out of 5 by It works, but they use sneaky tactics for your $. Turbo tax works well. The system they use is pretty much flawless, BUT... there are frequent interruptions where they suggest that you upgrade to their "PLUS" package. I'd go as far as saying that they trick you into buying their services. I used the FREE edition package, and more than twice they suggested that I use the PLUS edition, all times I declined the offer. I'm not a business owner, I get no special tax-deductions; I have the most basic tax returns on the planet... comparatively. By the time I was checking out, I owed nearly $60.00. So much for free. It took me about 15 minutes to figure out that because I chose to pay for my $29.99 State returns with my federal refund, they tacked on an additional $29.99. Not once did they warn me of this, I had to do in depth research and site-browsing. Beware. April 27, 2015
Rated 4 out of 5 by Fast and simple Second year using Turbo Tax and I have had no problems. The questions are straight forward and to the point. They ask several questions to get you the biggest return. March 2, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by This year I was doing my taxes on my own and nervous as heck. TurboTax was so easy and i had no stress whatsoever. Thank goodness! I'll be using this again next time! February 22, 2015
Rated 4 out of 5 by good job, could make some things easier pin number didn't transfer and didn't recognize my 2013 return through last years program January 21, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Really easy and fast Really easy to use and fast. I always use Turbo Tax and it has always been very reliable March 1, 2015
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