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Venezuelan deported for tax fraud involving hacked UPMC IDs

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 21 Jul 2017
They then used the money to buy Amazon.com credits, a monetizing service offered through Turbo Tax, to buy electronics, which were then sent through re-shipping companies in Miami to several hotels in Venezuela. There, the conspirators sold the ...
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Why "Free Tax Preparation" Is Usually An Oxymoron

Accountingweb.com (blog) - 06 Jul 2017
A quick web search reveals that almost 34 million people chose to file their taxes with industry-leader, Turbotax, last year alone. I imagine many of these customers were lured by the ubiquitous seasonal advertisements for their "Absolute Zero" or "All ...
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The Future of Taxes Is Mobile and Painless, TurboTax Says

Bloomberg - 13 Apr 2017
TurboTax, the reigning king of online tax preparation, is facing some particularly strong competition this year. Arch rival H&R Block started the 2017 tax season aggressively, touting a collaboration with IBM's supercomputer Watson and free online returns.
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Intuit TurboTax Self-Employed 2017 (Tax Year 2016)

PCMag - 30 Mar 2017
For $54.99 federal and $39.99 per state, the Deluxe version adds support for the Schedule A, as well as live on-screen tax advice, storage of past returns, and import of your 2015 TurboTax data. You need TurboTax Premier ($79.99 federal, $39.99 state ...
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Denver's lodging tax applies to online travel companies

eTurboNews - 27 Jul 2017
2017) wherein the Colorado Supreme Court sitting en banc held that “Because the application of well-accepted aids to statutory construction leads to the conclusion that the fair and reasonable interpretation of Denver's lodger's tax article is that it ...
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How America got fleeced by TurboTax

The Week Magazine - 18 Apr 2017
Fortunately for us, companies like Intuit and H&R Block provide services and software like TurboTax to make the process more comprehensible. Obviously, they don't do this for free: Americans will pay the tax preparation industry around $12 billion this ...
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New TurboTax Deal Has a Big Catch

Money Magazine - 22 Feb 2017
TurboTax says it wants to help its customers find areas to save money, and student debt is just the first major area outside of taxes that the company is diving into. TurboTax users have an aggregate $135 billion in student loan debt, the company says ...
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Voices In the blogs: Let 'em pay taxes!

Accounting Today - 06 Jul 2017
Turbotax Blog (http://Blog.turbotax.intuit.com): Summer saving tips, from prioritizing debts and cheaply booking travel to possible deductions for camp. John R. Dundon II EA (http://johnrdundon.com/): Estate planning can be complicated – particularly ...
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Should Tax Prep Be Free? Credit Karma's Challenge to TurboTax

Bloomberg - 07 Apr 2017
That's Kenneth Lin's pitch to get you to use Credit Karma, his popular credit-monitoring site, to do your taxes online for free. He's striking out at TurboTax and H&R Block, which are now charging the typical homeowner or investor more than $90. Their ...
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Online Tax Preparation Software Review: H&R Block, TurboTax, TaxAct

ConsumerReports.org - 24 Mar 2017
Users can connect to a TurboTax expert, CPA, or enrolled agent via a one-way, live video that only shows the tax pro. If needed, the expert can draw on the customer's screen to illustrate a point. Help is available from 5 a.m. to 9 p.m. Pacific time ...
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Why The 'Trump Bump' Hasn't Happened

WQCS - 27 Jul 2017
The Trump administration's promise to turbo-charge economic growth has yet to be fulfilled, even though forecasters are predicting the economy has rebounded from a weak 1.4 percent annual growth rate in the first three months to a rate closer to 2.8 ...
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Digital Businesses: The Metrics That Really Matter

INSEAD Knowledge (blog) - 25 Jul 2017
Users of Intuit's TurboTax typically start out as consumers of the software, using it to manage their tax filing. Once this is done, some users stay on to help their peers through the tax-filing process, thereby creating value as a crowdsourced ...

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