We’ve rung in the New Year, which means it’s officially tax season – or as we like to think of it: tax refund season. Today, just in time for refund season, TurboTax launched new products for the new tax year combining technology innovations with a sleek, intuitive design to deliver a smarter, more personalized and worry-free tax filing experience. With TurboTax, you can be confident that your taxes are done right and you’re getting every dollar you deserve.
New this year, with TurboTax Online you can easily and accurately jump-start your taxes with the snap of a photo, connect with TurboTax experts live via one-way video to get answers to your specific questions and get personalized and relevant explanations about changes in your tax refund. Whether filing from a smart phone, tablet or computer, you benefit from the convenience of anytime, anywhere access with the ability to seamlessly start, stop and continue your taxes across devices.
Taxes Done Smarter
TurboTax is delivering an unprecedented number of innovations at every touch point across your entire tax filing experience. Among the new customer-driven improvements this year:
- Snap. Tap. Done.™: Whether you are filing on your computer, smart phone, or tablet, TurboTax gives you a jump start on your taxes in a snap. You can simply snap a photo of your W-2 and TurboTax will automatically put your information directly into your tax return – straight from the photo! Also, TurboTax securely imports tax information directly from more than 1.4 million employers and financial institutions, eliminating data entry and increasing accuracy for effortless tax preparation.
- SmartLook™: If you have a question, this new feature gives you personalized answers when you need them by connecting you with live TurboTax experts using one-way video technology. Exclusively through TurboTax SmartLook, you can quickly connect with TurboTax experts who answer questions in real time – completely free. TurboTax experts can also highlight key fields and next steps on the screen for you, so you can complete your tax return with confidence. With just a click, you can benefit from a second pair of eyes on your tax return so you never feel alone.
- ExplainWhy™: Ever wondered why your tax refund is the amount it is? TurboTax ExplainWhy™ gives you personalized, bite-sized explanations of the “why” behind your tax deductions, credits and tax refund, so you can be confident you are getting every dollar you deserve. Whether you have questions about what filing status to claim, or if you are eligible for the Earned Income Tax Credit or Child Tax Credit, TurboTax ExplainWhy instantly provides you with explanations tailored to your specific tax situation. Now you can quickly and easily understand what’s going on with your tax refund, so you can be confident your taxes are done right.
Check out some of TurboTax new innovations in action:
Ready to get your maximum tax refund? TurboTax new features are live today so you can have a smarter, worry-free tax filing experience and are confident that you are getting every dollar you deserve. File today!