Gaming for Good with TurboTax and Toys for Tots

Remember the joy you felt as a kid when you received a toy during the holidays?  At TurboTax, we have fond memories of unwrapping our Easy-Bake Ovens, Nintendo Game Boys, Barbies, you name it.  We want to ensure every child gets to feel this same joy.  This holiday season, TurboTax will donate more than 6500 toys to underprivileged children with Gaming for Good with TurboTax and Toys for Tots.

What is Gaming for Good with TurboTax and Toys for Tots?  It’s an easy to play game on Facebook that TurboTax created to donate holiday toys to Toys for Tots.  With three levels, we will test your memory by asking you to pair together images of varying tax deductible items.  And when you successfully complete “Gaming for Good”, TurboTax will donate one toy to a child in-need.  Essentially, you play and we give!  Easy, right?

We think every kid deserves to experience the magic of the holidays, but we can’t accomplish our goal without you.  Help us spread the word by doing the following:

  • Game on!  Click this link to start playing!
  • Facebook it!

o  Share this blog post on your Facebook wall

o  Invite your friends to play Gaming for Good with TurboTax and Toys for Tots

o Status tag your most competitive friend with your high score and challenge them to beat it.  Friendly (or not-so-friendly) rivalries encouraged.  After all, it’s for a good cause!

  • Tweet it out!  Share this blog post with your Twitter followers.

Happy gaming!

TurboTaxLisa

Lisa Lewis is a CPA and the TurboTax Blog Editor. Lisa has 15 years of experience in tax preparation. Her success is attributed to being able to interpret tax laws and help clients better understand them. Lisa also has been a TurboTax product user for many years and understands how the software program works. In addition to extensive tax experience, Lisa also has a very well-rounded professional background. She has held positions as a public auditor, controller, and operations manager. Prior to becoming the TurboTax Blog Editor, she was a Technical Writer for the TurboTax Consumer Group and worked on a project to write new FAQs to help customers better understand tax laws. She could also be seen helping TurboTax customers with tax questions during Lifeline. For Lisa, getting timely and accurate information out to customers to help them is paramount.

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