Hopefully, your taxes are done and you can save this intelligence for next year. If not, here are the top three tax preparation software resources, according to TopTenReviews.
All three have free federal filing online versions and a point where you have to ante up to receive additional features or file more complex taxes. You can absolutely complete an online e-filing with these top three picks.
1. Turbo Tax edges out No. 2 with its online user forum offering free one-on-one tax advice. Cost: $29.95 and up; state additional.
2. H&R Block comes out ahead for help, support and user information, as well as the online chat. Cost: $29.95; state additional. Offers the option to import last year’s tax data from Turbo Tax and TaxAct online.
3. TaxAct rates as well as No.1 and No. 2 for ease of use, and it can handle LLC/Partnership taxes. It is the most affordable of the three. Cost: $17.95; state additional.