Key Features of TurboTax Deluxe CD/Download:
Find every tax deduction and credit you qualify for
We'll get to know you by asking simple questions about your income, family and changes in your tax situation. Then, based on your answers, TurboTax will search for more than 350 tax deductions and credits to get you the biggest tax refund—guaranteed.
Get the maximum tax deduction for your donations
ItsDeductible (included) helps you accurately value items you donate to charity—no more guessing. Plus, it tracks other donations such as cash, mileage and stocks, to help you get every tax deduction you're entitled to for your charitable donations.
Maximum tax deduction
Big life changes? We can help
Changed jobs? Got married? Bought a home? Had a baby? We'll guide you through common life changes, explain how they impact your taxes, and find any new tax deductions and credits you're eligible for.
Big life changes
Track your audit risk
Our Audit Risk Meter™ checks your tax return for common audit triggers and shows whether your risk is high or low. Then, we provide tips to help you reduce your chance of a tax audit.
Audit Risk Meter
See if you qualify for education tax credits (1098-E, 1098-T)
If you or your children attended college, trade school or even took classes for work, we'll help you find refund-boosting education tax credits and deductions for tuition, books, and student loan interest.
Education tax credits
Extra guidance for homeowners
Your biggest purchase can also mean big deductions for things like: mortgage interest, property taxes, refinancing fees, points, and improvements to your home's energy efficiency.
Maximum tax refund, guaranteed
If you get a bigger refund using any other tax preparation method, we'll give you your money back.
100% accurate calculations, guaranteed
If you receive an IRS or state penalty or interest due to a TurboTax calculation error, we'll pay you the penalty and interest.
Audit Support Guarantee
Get free one-on-one audit guidance year-round from an experienced tax expert.
Plus, get all the features of TurboTax Basic:
No need to know taxes
Just gather your W-2s and any other tax documents. We’ll ask you easy questions and fill in all the right tax forms for you, including 1040EZ, 1040A and 1040.
Get live, expert tax answers
If you have a question, just ask us. Chat online with one of our CPAs, EAs or Tax Attorneys, or talk to us by phone, free.*
Returning customer? Transfer last year's tax info
No retyping necessary. We'll automatically pull in information from your previous year's TurboTax return to help save time and increase accuracy.
Get tax deductions for your dependents
We'll show you who qualifies as your dependent, and find tax-saving deductions and credits like the child and dependent care credit, earned income credit (EIC), and child tax credit.
No appointment needed—go at your own pace
Do your income taxes at your own pace, at any time of day. We automatically save your progress while you do your taxes. Take a break whenever you'd like.
Your information is secure
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Free efile: Get your fastest possible tax refund
Efile your federal and state tax return with direct deposit to get your fastest tax refund possible. Free federal and state efile is included with TurboTax Online.
No credit card—no problem
You can choose to pay for TurboTax right out of your federal tax refund. A processing fee of $29.99 applies for this service.
Personalized to your unique situation
We ask questions to get to know you. Then, based on what you tell us, we'll search for every tax break that applies to you.
Thousands of error checks before you file
Before you file, we complete thousands of error checks toensure your tax return is accurate and you avoid triggering an audit.
Automatic import of your W-2 and 1099 info
We can automatically import your W-2 and 1099 tax form data from over 400,000 participating employers and financial institutions.
Transfer your federal tax info to state—finish up fast
Once you complete your federal taxes, we can transfer your information over to your state return to help you finish quickly and easily. Additional fees apply.
Always up-to-date with the latest tax laws
When tax laws change, TurboTax Online changes with them, so you can be sure your tax return includes the latest IRS and state tax forms.
See your tax refund in real time
TurboTax displays and updates your federal and state tax refunds (or taxes due) as you do your income taxes, so you always know where you stand.
Your tax refund, your way
Choose to receive your tax refund by check, direct deposit to your bank account, or to a pre—paid your bank account, or to a pre-paid NetSpend® Premier Visa® Card.