TurboTax Deluxe Federal + E-file 2013
- Get your taxes done right and your maximum refund
- Customizes to your situation based on your job, family, and life
- Double-checks your return for deductions and credits and helps you avoid triggering an audit
- Includes 5 Free Federal E-Files
- Use some (or all) of your federal refund to purchase an Amazon.com Gift Card** from TurboTax and TurboTax will tack on an extra 10%—so $500 would become $550
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State preparation and printing is included in this version. State E-File is available at an additional charge.
Get Your Taxes Done Right with TurboTax
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.
- Customized to your situation TurboTax treats you as an individual and provides an experience tailored to you by searching for the latest deductions and credits based on your job, family, and life.
- Up-to-date with the latest tax & healthcare laws so you know you're covered and won't miss a thing.
- TurboTax has experts to help and support you so you know you won't get stuck if you have a question.
- TurboTax helps you keep your return safe by flagging areas that might trigger an audit. If anything does come up, TurboTax tells you how to fix it. Plus, audit support tools give you access to step-by-step guidance on what to do if the IRS contacts you.
No Tax Knowledge Needed
- Guides you step by step, asks you simple questions about your life and puts your information in the right place for you.
- Import financial data, safely and securely from over 400,000 participating employers and financial institutions.
- Accurately transfers last year's tax info so no retyping is necessary. You can import from other tax stores and software, including TaxAct and H&R Block at Home (Windows via .tax & .pdf; MAC via .pdf).
- Up-to-date on all tax-related laws and automatically updates to reflect changes, including the new healthcare laws.
Get Back All the Money You Deserve
- The Deduction Maximizer searches over 400 deductions and credits and finds those that apply to you based on your unique situation.
- Extra guidance for homeowners for things like: mortgage interest, property taxes, refinancing fees, points, and improvements to your home's energy efficiency.
- Its Deductible (included) helps you accurately value items donated to charity. Plus, it tracks other donations such as cash, mileage, and stocks, to help you get every tax deduction to which you're entitled.
- Five free federal e-files are included. Returning users can transfer their tax information from previous year's returns.
Your Taxes, Done Right
- Automatically double checks your return for errors so you can be confident your taxes are done right.
- TurboTax shows your tax refund in real time. The Refund Monitor constantly displays and updates your federal refund (or taxes due) as you complete your federal return.
- Receive email confirmation once your return has been accepted by the IRS.
- TurboTax is so confident your return will be accurate, the guarantee it1.
There to Back You Up
- TurboTax experts are standing by to help if you need it so you can be confident your taxes are done right.
- Free product help from TurboTax Agents is available via phone or live chat2.
- TurboTax CPAs & EAs are ready to answer your toughest tax questions by phone (fees may apply)2.
- Free online audit support tools provide you extra assistance.
- The Audit Risk Meter checks your tax return for common audit triggers and provides tips to help you reduce your chances of an audit.
- Processor: For PC: 1 GHz 32-bit (x86) or faster processor. For Mac: Multi core Intel Processor with 64-bit support.
- Operating Systems: Windows XP Service Pack 3+ / Windows Vista / Windows 7 / Windows 8. Administrative rights required. Mac OS X v10.6.8 or later (64-bit required) / Mac OS X v10.7.5 or later.
- Monitor: 1024 x 768 or higher recommended.
- RAM: 1 GB or more recommended.
- Internet Connection: 56 Kbps modem (Broadband connection highly recommended).
- Hard Disk Space: For PC: 515 MB for TurboTax (plus up to 1.5 GB for Microsoft .NET 4 client if not already installed. For Mac: 360 MB
- Printer: For PC: Any Windows compatible inkjet or laser printer. For Mac: Any Macintosh compatible inkjet or laser printer.
- Third Party Software: Win: Microsoft .Net 4 (included with TurboTax Installer); Adobe Reader 8 or higher. Administrative rights required.
- CD-Rom Drive (for CD version of software): 2X CD-Rom drive.
TurboTax with Refund Bonus
Get up to 10% back on top of your federal refundWhich TurboTax is right for you? Basic Deluxe
(without State) Deluxe
(with State)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% Step-by-Step Guidance 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 $19.99 per return5) ✓ ✓ ✓ 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 ✓ Simplified income and expense entry so you don't miss a thing ✓ Create W-2 and 1099 forms for your employees and contractors ✓ Walks you through what start-up costs new businesses can deduct ✓
TurboTax Deluxe was designed to make it easy for you to get your biggest tax refund possible. Choose TurboTax Deluxe if any of the following apply to you:
- You own your home
- You donated to charity
- You have significant education or medical expenses
- You have childcare expenses
- You have lots of deductions
If you own investments or rental property, 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 deductions. If you prepare an S Corp, partnership, C Corp, fiduciary or multiple-owner LLC return, choose TurboTax Business.
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.
**Amazon.com is not a sponsor of this promotion. Amazon.com Gift Cards ("GCs") sold by Intuit, an authorized and independent reseller of Amazon.com Gift Cards. Except as required by law, GCs cannot be transferred for value or redeemed for cash. GCs may be used only for purchases of eligible goods at Amazon.com or certain of its affiliated websites. For complete terms and conditions, see www.amazon.com/gc-legal. GCs are issued by ACI Gift Cards, Inc., a Washington corporation. All Amazon ®, ™ & © are IP of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. No expiration date or service fees.
H&R Block Tax Software - Deluxe
H&R Block Tax Software Deluxe is a perfect fit for homeowners and investors by providing powerful tools for filing your federal taxes, with the help from tax professionals you know and trust. With a simplified interface, this program searches for hundreds of deductions to ensure the biggest refund possible. Additional resources such as unlimited live chat* with a tax expert and the best support from an H&R Block enrolled agent to represent you in the event of an audit†. All of this, plus our Maximum Refund Guarantee†† makes H&R Block Tax Software Deluxe the right choice for homeowners and investors.
- Free unlimited real-time chat* with a tax expert
- Free Audit Support - the only tax software that includes in-person audit representation at no extra cost†
- Step-by-step Q&A easily guides you through your return
- Easily import from TurboTax and Quicken software
- Quickly and easily imports W-2, 1099, and last year's return
- Accuracy Review checks for any issues and audit risk**
- Accurate calculations guarantee
- Maximum refund guarantee††
- 1 state program download included (state e-file available for $19.95 per return)
- Maximizes deductions for home mortgage interest and real estate taxes
- Advice on tax planning, home ownership, and retirement planning
- Extra help for accurate investment and dividend reporting
- In-depth assistance on stocks, bonds, and mutual funds
- Tax calculators to determine the approximate cost basis of investments and assets sold
Tax Year 2013 Product ComparisonChoose the version that's right for you:BasicDeluxePremium FREE Unlimited Real-Time Chat* with a tax expert✓✓✓ FREE Audit Support - The only tax software that includes in-person audit representation at no extra cost†✓✓✓ Easily import from TurboTax and Quicken software✓✓✓ Quickly and easily imports your W-2, 1099, and last year's return✓✓✓ Step-by-step Q&A guides you through your return✓✓✓ 5 free federal e-files included°✓✓✓ 1 state program download included✓✓✓ Prepare and print unlimited federal returns for free✓✓✓ Accuracy Review checks for any issues and your audit risk**✓✓✓ Help with reporting investments, dividends, home sales, and retirement income✓✓ Guidance on how to maximize deductions for home mortgage interest and real estate taxes✓✓ Assistance on investment income and stock options✓✓ Advice for getting key tax benefits after life changes ✓✓ H&R Block DeductionPro — Automatically value and optimize your charitable donations✓✓ Tax calculators to help determine the cost basis of home sale, dividend, gift, and inheritance assets✓ Advanced Schedule C guidance to maximize deductions for self-employment income✓ Guidance for rental property income and expenses✓
*You can ask our tax advisors an unlimited number of personal tax questions at no extra cost. Standard live chat hours apply.
†Free audit support is available only for clients who purchase and use H&R Block Tax Software or online tax preparation solutions to prepare and successfully file their 2013 individual income tax return (federal or state). It does not provide for reimbursement of any taxes, penalties, or interest imposed by taxing authorities and does not include legal representation. Additional terms and restrictions apply; see www.hrblock.com for complete details.
**The assessment of your audit risk is not a guarantee that you will not be audited.
††If you find another do-it-yourself tax software preparation method that results in a larger refund (or smaller liability) than that calculated by the H&R Block Tax Software program, we will refund the fees you paid us to use our tax software program to prepare that return. To qualify, the larger refund or smaller tax liability must not be due to differences in data supplied by you or positions taken on your return that are contrary to law.
°You may e-file up to a maximum of five federal returns (each included at no additional cost).
- Operating System: Windows XP SP3 / Vista / 7 / 8
- Browser: Windows: Internet Explorer 7.0
- Hard-disk Space: 170 MB
- CD-ROM Drive: 2X CD-ROM drive
- Monitor: 1024x768, SVGA color monitor
- Printer: Compatible inkjet or laser
- Speakers and Sound Card: For videos/animations
- Internet Connection Required: for updates, state downloads, e-file
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