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Earned Income Credit (EITC)
Earned Income Credit (EITC)
Earned Income Credit (EITC)
Earned Income Credit (EITC)
Earned Income Credit (EITC)
Child Tax Credit (CTC)
Child Tax Credit (CTC)
Child Tax Credit (CTC)
Child Tax Credit (CTC)
Child Tax Credit (CTC)
Deduct student tuition, payments, and loan interest
Deduct student tuition, payments, and loan interest
Deduct student tuition, payments, and loan interest
Deduct student tuition, payments, and loan interest
Deduct student tuition, payments, and loan interest
Report your retirement income
Report your retirement income
Report your retirement income
Report your retirement income
Report your retirement income
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AI Tax Assist
Includes live expert help & our
AI Tax Assist
Includes live expert help & our
AI Tax Assist
Includes live expert help & our
AI Tax Assist
Includes live expert help & our
AI Tax Assist
Digitally organize all of your tax docs for up to six years
Digitally organize all of your tax docs for up to six years
Digitally organize all of your tax docs for up to six years
Digitally organize all of your tax docs for up to six years
Digitally organize all of your tax docs for up to six years
Access to live phone or chat tech support
Access to live phone or chat tech support
Access to live phone or chat tech support
Access to live phone or chat tech support
Access to live phone or chat tech support
Have a Health Savings Account (HSA)
Have a Health Savings Account (HSA)
Have a Health Savings Account (HSA)
Have a Health Savings Account (HSA)
Have a Health Savings Account (HSA)
Deduct real estate taxes and home mortgage interest
Deduct real estate taxes and home mortgage interest
Deduct real estate taxes and home mortgage interest
Deduct real estate taxes and home mortgage interest
Deduct real estate taxes and home mortgage interest
Organize contract, freelancing, gig work, and other self-employed income
Organize contract, freelancing, gig work, and other self-employed income
Organize contract, freelancing, gig work, and other self-employed income
Organize contract, freelancing, gig work, and other self-employed income
Organize contract, freelancing, gig work, and other self-employed income
Report stocks, bonds, and other investment income (Schedule D)
Report stocks, bonds, and other investment income (Schedule D)
Report stocks, bonds, and other investment income (Schedule D)
Report stocks, bonds, and other investment income (Schedule D)
Report stocks, bonds, and other investment income (Schedule D)
Report cryptocurrency sales (cryptocurrency taxes)
Report cryptocurrency sales (cryptocurrency taxes)
Report cryptocurrency sales (cryptocurrency taxes)
Report cryptocurrency sales (cryptocurrency taxes)
Report cryptocurrency sales (cryptocurrency taxes)
Claim rental income & deductions (Schedule E)
Claim rental income & deductions (Schedule E)
Claim rental income & deductions (Schedule E)
Claim rental income & deductions (Schedule E)
Claim rental income & deductions (Schedule E)
Claim your small business expenses
Claim your small business expenses
Claim your small business expenses
Claim your small business expenses
Claim your small business expenses
Report all business deductions and asset depreciation
Report all business deductions and asset depreciation
Report all business deductions and asset depreciation
Report all business deductions and asset depreciation
Report all business deductions and asset depreciation

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