TurboTax Absolute Zero: Join the Millions Who File for $0

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Intuit Inc.

TurboTax Absolute Zero: Join the Millions Who File for $0

             SAN DIEGO – Dec. 1, 2016 – TurboTax® Absolute Zero®, the nation’s first no-strings-attached, totally free tax preparation and filing offering, is back for the upcoming tax season.

TurboTax, from Intuit Inc. (Nasdaq: INTU), is the leader in tax preparation. In fact, more federal returns are prepared with TurboTax than any other tax preparation provider. TurboTax Absolute Zero gives 60 million hard-working Americans with simple tax returns the ability to file their federal and state taxes for absolutely $0.

TurboTax first introduced Absolute Zero three years ago and millions have already benefited from totally free tax preparation.

People who use TurboTax Absolute Zero love the simplicity, innovative features and great value. Here’s a sampling of what customers have said:

  • “Great features. I used Absolute Zero and there were no hidden fees!” Carlibeth
  • “Love this. Free state return. W-2 import. No hassles. No worries.” Dmgoodmom
  • “Extremely helpful, easy, & quick! First time using TurboTax! #AbsoluteZero.” AYeverino
  • “Quick, easy, and free! I will never use another tax program.” Nikita92

With TurboTax Absolute Zero, taxpayers can easily and accurately file their federal 1040A or 1040EZ returns, as well as their state returns, with the TurboTax Federal Free Edition and pay nothing – $0 federal, $0 state and $0 to file.

“Millions of taxpayers have already experienced the benefits of filing for $0 with TurboTax Absolute Zero,” said Dan Wernikoff, general manager of Intuit’s TurboTax business. “No other free tax product offers greater innovation, ease, confidence and value than TurboTax.”

TurboTax Online opens today for the 2016-2017 filing season.


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About Intuit Inc.

Intuit Inc. creates business and financial management solutions that simplify the business of life for small businesses, consumers and accounting professionals.

Its flagship products and services include QuickBooks® and TurboTax®, which make it easier to manage small businesses and tax preparation and filingMint provides a fresh, easy and intelligent way for people to manage their money, while Intuit’s ProConnect brand portfolio includes ProConnect Tax OnlineProSeries® and Lacerte®, the company’s leading tax preparation offerings for tax professionals and accountants.

Founded in 1983, Intuit had revenue of $4.7 billion in its fiscal year 2016. The company has approximately 7,900 employees with major offices in the United StatesCanada, the United KingdomIndiaAustralia and other locations. More information can be found at www.intuit.com.