Save Money Monday: Discounted tax services
This is Part IV of PennySaverUSA’s tax tips series
Getting your taxes done does not have to cost a fortune. There are many inexpensive options available.
In this tax tips edition of our Save Money Monday blog, we will help you find the most cost-effective way of completing your taxes.
For those of you who would prefer to do your own taxes, there are a variety of discounted online tax services to choose from.
Turbo Tax is one of the leading providers of tax services software, and they offer a “Federal free edition” that enables you to use their easy-to-use software at no cost to fill out a 1040EZ form. To get more information on whether you qualify for the 1040EZ form click here.
If you have a more complicated tax return, Turbo Tax has a sale going on right now for $20 off their Deluxe edition (NOW: $29.99, WAS: $49.99) that includes free expert tax advice. They also have state tax software on sale.
H&R Block provides another excellent alternative for doing your taxes affordably using online software. With this outstanding offer, you can get their Deluxe edition for only $38.21, a 15 percent discount from the regular price.
Similar to Turbo Tax, H&R Block also offers free software to use for simple returns and has state tax software for sale.
A third possibility for online discounted tax services is Complete Tax. They have a 28% off sale for their Deluxe edition, which is priced at $25.46 after the discount. Like Turbo Tax and H&R Block, they too offer free software to fill out simple federal returns and state software.
The site Tax-Compare has a great breakdown and each software to help you determine which one fits your needs the best.
The best way to save time and money on your tax services is to find a local tax professional that is offering a discount. PennySaverUSA.com contains coupons for tons of local tax professionals.
Whichever route you choose, just remember that affordable tax services are available.