Complimentary Expert tax advice, available 24/7 from Canadian tax pros,
is one more way TurboTax helps get taxes done right
MISSISSAUGA, ON, Jan. 9, 2012 /CNW/ - TurboTax now offers free
one-on-one tax advice from experienced Canadian tax experts. Whether
it's by phone or online chat, taxpayers can get answers to their tax
questions from experienced tax professionals, who are available 24
hours per day, seven days per week during tax season starting February
6. Expert tax advice is now completely free of charge for all TurboTax
TurboTax is Canada's best-selling tax preparation software and the only
one to make preparing and filing taxes easier with GPS-like guidance
that takes taxpayers step-by-step through their return, helping them
claim every tax deduction and credit they deserve. Millions of
Canadians use TurboTax to get their maximum tax refund every year, and
now they have an expert on their side. No matter what the tax
situation, Canadian consumers can be confident their taxes are done
right and they're getting the biggest possible refund.
Expert Tax Advice, Where and When You Want It
New for this year, TurboTax offers full access to its "Free Tax Advice"
service. Canadian taxpayers, such as single parents looking to claim
medical expenses for their children, or farmers with equipment
maintenance costs, will get personalized answers to their tax questions
from an experienced tax professional, delivered directly to them,
whenever and wherever they prepare their taxes. Best of all, they'll
never again feel the need to overpay a tax store to prepare their
"For many Canadian families, a tax refund is the biggest single cheque
they receive in a year, so they want to be confident it's done right
and they've found every deduction," said Jeff Cates, Managing Director
of Intuit Canada. "Two years ago we introduced our popular expert tax
support as a paid offering, and now we're including this personalized
service free for every TurboTax user. Unlike most tax stores, we don't
lock up at 6:00 p.m., make you book an appointment or waste your
weekend in a strip mall - our tax experts are available when you want
them, day or night, all tax season long."
TurboTax tax experts are highly qualified Canadian-based accountants and
experienced tax experts. There's no need to line up, reserve a time, or
leave your home. Experts are available by phone or internet chat.
More Reasons Why TurboTax is Uniquely Better
Keeps you on track: GPS-like guidance helps people keep track of where they are in their
return, and relevant help is at hand at every point in their return.
Saves time: TurboTax transfers information directly from participating payroll and
RRSP providers, charitable organizations and from epost.ca, and
automatically enters the right information on the right tax forms,
dramatically reducing data entry and making tax preparation easier and
Connect with other Canadians: TurboTax customers can also access the Live Community in-product forum,
a social network where Canadians can connect with each other to ask and
answer questions about their taxes.
Right for you: TurboTax is designed to cover every type of tax situation, from free
online versions for students and people with simple tax situations to
our best-selling Standard edition for the typical Canadian user, plus
versions for freelancers and small businesses or people with more
Peace of mind: Audit Defence, a $39.99 option, provides full-service representation by
a third-party tax specialist in case of a review by the CRA.
Last year more than 5,000,000 Canadians filed their taxes with TurboTax.
More Canadians use TurboTax than any other single tax store, service or
software provider. To find out which version is right for you and
connect with our tax experts, visit www.turbotax.ca/free-tax-advice . Mobile device? Visit m.turbotax.intuit.ca
Connect with us at: facebook.com/turbotaxcanada and on Twitter
About Intuit Canada
Intuit Canada ULC is a leading provider of business, financial and tax
management solutions for small- and mid-sized businesses, consumers and
accounting professionals. Its flagship products and services, including
Quicken®, QuickBooks®, QuickBooks® Enterprise Solutions, SuccèsPME,
TurboTax, and ImpôtRapideMC, simplify personal finance, accounting
software and tax preparation and filing.
Additional offerings include ProFile®, a professional tax preparation
software suite, the QuickBooks ProAdvisor Program and the Intuit
Developer Network for professional users and developers. All are
provided by Intuit Canada or through its partners.
Intuit Canada has employees across Canada and offices in Edmonton, AB,
and Mississauga, ON. Intuit Canada is an affiliate of Intuit Inc.,
which is listed on the Nasdaq.
SOURCE Intuit Canada Limited
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