TurboTax Basic 2015 - 2016
Is TurboTax Basic the best choice for you?
You Should Use TurboTax Basic 2015 - 2016 if:
When I purchased the TurboTax Basic Software the first time I thought long and hard about the purchase since I just didn't believe that I would really be able to do my own taxes. To my surprise I found that today's software makes filing easy for anyone, regardless of tax or math skills.
It's important to get the edition that will be the best fit for your filing situation. Basic filing is really for simple returns that require limited forms like 1040 and 1040ez.
Supported Computer Platforms
TurboTax Basic - Mac & Windows
Works with most operating systems.
Use Online: Windows XP / Vista / 7 / Mac OS X
TurboTax Basic 2015 Software
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When your ready to start your taxx return preparation, the first step is to import all the data you can to save time and increase accuracy.
First thing you may want to import is your w2 form from your employer.
Another form that imports easily is your 1099 Miscellaneous Income.
Next, the TurboTax Basic Edition also imports financial data from various financial institutions.
Once you have imported all you can, there is just the basic questions to answer and your ready to file your return with the Internal Revenue Service.
Big tax refunds are what we want right? After all, Uncle Samuel isn't typically looking out for our best interest is he? For a lot of Americans this basic edition is all they'll need to complete there filing process with ease, and to ensure your taking all the deductions you can...
To my surprise it took me just under an hour to complete my return, and it did all of the math calculations for me. This software made it so quick and simple! that I had to write about it. The basic program has superior on-screen guidance that gives you access to technical support by phone, live chat, email, and TurboTax's knowledgebase. TurboTax's technical support is very responsive and knowledgeable.
What I found particularly pleasing about this product was the way it packaged up sections of the interview process to get me moving in the right direction, all while eliminating sections that just didn't apply to me. I hate fumbling through paragraphs and questions that aren't needed based on my return.
Something else that impressed me was the multiple sources of easy to use guidance and help. It seems no matter where I was in the preparation process, there was always support to help if I didn't understand, or needed more information. Seems they have really used the years of experience to cover all the issues that have come up year after year. Give it a try, you'll be pleased you did.
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