Unemployment numbers show that a lot of people lost their jobs last year. This means that a lot of people need to know exactly what they need to file their taxes during this difficult time. If your tax situation is simple or you are in the military, you may even be able to file free with TurboTax or H&R Block Free Edition.
“In this world, nothing is certain except death and taxes.”
We’ve all heard the quote, (or, misquote?) and it’s cemented a place in our history and popular culture. The quote basically means that death and taxes are loathed but unavoidable; no matter who you are.
While most people attribute the origin of the quote to Ben Franklin (or even wrongly so to Mark Twain) a similar quote was written decades earlier. Here’s the interesting history of the famous, “death and taxes” quote.
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In fact, they boldly claim that, “H&R Block’s Free Online tax filing service gives you more for free than TurboTax Free Edition. Parents, employees, and students, in particular will appreciate all of the fast, easy features that make filing simple returns a breeze”
Are you a client of Chase Bank who uses TurboTax to file your taxes? Or, perhaps you use a Chase credit card? If so, you might be able to get a great discount on tax software, including TurboTax (all coupons), through the Chase Tax Center. Here’s how to check if there is a Chase TurboTax discount on the Chase Offers app or online in 2021.
Are you a Fidelity customer? If so, you can take advantage tax preparation offers from top brands including TurboTax & H&R Block. In fact, you can get up to a $20 discount or free TurboTax online products including Deluxe, Premier, and Self-Employed. (all TurboTax coupons here) Here’s how to get the Fidelity TurboTax discount.
Are you an active-duty member of the U.S. Military? If so, you’ll want to check out TurboTax’s special Free Military Edition.
TurboTax for Military was designed to address the specific challenges that come with being active duty, reserve, or veteran (retired) military personnel (or spouse) tax filer. TurboTax Military Edition helps to ensure that you get the maximum refund possible and includes free Federal and State e-file for active-duty military.