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Apps To Help With Your Taxes

Doing your own taxes can be confusing. Luckily, there are many iOS apps that can help you work through the tedious tasks of filing income taxes. Whether you are a tax professional or an individual, here is a list of apps that can provide assistance, depending on your tax filing needs.

TurboTax Tax Return App
Taxfyle
TaxCatalyst Income Tax Prep
H&R Block Tax Prep and File
Click Tax Pro -Income Tax Prep
TurboTax Tax Return App

TurboTax Tax Return App

Intuit Inc.

How it works: Snap a photo of your W-2, answer simple questions about your life, and e-file securely from your mobile device or computer. 

The most convenient way to get your taxes done right.

Seamlessly and securely switch between your iPhone, iPad and computer. You don't need any tax knowledge. TurboTax asks you simple questions and coaches you every step of the way. We automatically double-check as you go, so you can be confident your taxes are done right. 

KEY FEATURES
• NEW: Uncover industry specific deductions to get every deduction you deserve with TurboTax Self-Employed.
• NEW: Redesigned navigation with quick access to the new financial health app Turbo℠, and other apps like Mint, TaxCaster and ItsDeductible.
• Live on-screen video help with SmartLook™ - Connect with a live TurboTax specialist and watch as they guide you by drawing on your screen to get you the answers you need to file with confidence. Fees apply.
• Step-by-step guidance - Answer simple questions and we'll double check as you go to help make sure there are no mistakes.
• W-2 import – just snap a photo of your W-2, verify your data, and we'll automatically put your information into all the right tax forms.
• FaceID, Touch ID and PIN - Get secure access on any device, seamlessly switch between your phone, tablet and computer and pick up right where you left off.
• Understand the "whys" behind your tax refund, in a tap with ExplainWhy™.
• Coverage for any tax situation with our full product lineup: Free Edition, Deluxe, Premier, Self-Employed
• Searches 350+ tax deductions and credits to maximize your tax refund. (available in Deluxe, Premier and Self-Employed)
• Fastest tax refund possible with e-file and direct deposit.
• Start for free - pay only when you file your tax return* or pay for TurboTax using your federal tax refund. (fees apply)


*TurboTax pricing is based on your tax situation and varies by product. Actual prices are determined at the time of print or e-file and are subject to change without notice.  Internet access required; standard message and data rates apply to download and use mobile app features and content.

*SmartLook access to a TurboTax specialist is included with TurboTax Deluxe, Premier, Self-Employed, and TurboTax Live; not included in Free Edition (but available as an upgrade). TurboTax specialists provide general customer help and support using the TurboTax product.

*TurboTax Live and Expert Review by a CPA or EA are available on a PC or laptop; not available on the TurboTax mobile app or when using a web browser on your mobile phone. On-screen help from a TurboTax specialist is available via Smartlook™ on a PC, laptop or the TurboTax mobile app. Service, area of expertise, experience levels, wait times, hours of operation and availability vary, and are subject to restriction and change without notice.

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Taxfyle
Taxfyle

Taxfyle

Taxfyle

Professionally​ prepared income taxes done for you. Taxfyle assesses your tax position to automatically match you to a credentialed tax professional specializing in your tax position within seconds.

Most people find tax filing time consuming, overly complicated and/or expensive. Taxfyle is here to remedy these problems. The tax app allows you to upload documents via photos and the cloud. From there your tax pro will take care of the rest and in app message you if there are any questions. At the end of the job simply use your finger to sign your tax return and boom you’re done.

With Taxfyle you can also confidently file your taxes knowing that your information is secure. Our in app messaging and data sharing is encrypted at rest and in transit. Also, we will never share your information without your consent.

Taxfyle only works with credentialed tax professionals to file your taxes. These are people like enrolled IRS agents (EA) or licensed certified public accountants (CPA). The average tax pro on Taxfyle has 14 years of experience so you can rest assured that you’re receiving the highest quality tax service.

How about after tax season? After tax season you’ll have access to all your documents year round. Applying for a mortgage? No worries, open up the app and email your tax return directly from the Taxfyle app. No more requesting and paying for previous year tax returns. At Taxfyle we also believe in free tax advice, so if you ever have a question just log in, click the help button and chat away 24/7. We’ll make sure to help you out.

Don’t take our word for it:

“Taxfyle is designed to be dead simple”
- Business Insider
“In just a minute, you can be connected to your own accountant”
- Macworld
“The secure tax filing app for millennials”
- Yahoo Finance
“Built to make your tax filing process easier”
- Fiverr

Taxfyle now prepares all business forms: Corporate (C Corp) Form1120, S Corporation (S Corp) Form 1120S, Partnership (LLP or LP or GP) Form 1065, Non-Profit Corporation (Form 990)

We’ve also added some more personal forms: non-resident alien (Form 1040-NR), expatriate or expat or someone living abroad.

Taxfyle is designed with you in mind. If you meet one of the criteria, Taxfyle is here to save you time and headache:

- Own a home
- Independent contractor / freelancer / business owner / Uber driver / Airbnb host / courier
- Own rental property or receive rent income
- Receive a K-1
- Sold stocks or investments
- Received dividends
- Own a foreign bank account or investment

If you own a business, you may want to use Taxfyle if you meet one of the criteria:

- If your business is an LLC, Sole proprietor, Corporation, Partnership, S Corporation, Not-for-profit
- Revenue is between $0 - $20M
- Make a profit or loss
- Maintain inventory
- Sales of business or capital assets
- You have partners or shareholders and you make a distribution or contribution
- You have a foreign parent or investors, or your business is an owner in a foreign company or partnership
- Engaged in rental real estate
- Use accounting software (Quickbooks, Xero, Shoeboxed, Expensify, Mint) to track your books (bookkeeping / record keeping). Or use excel to track income expenses.
- May qualify for tax credits

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TaxCatalyst Income Tax Prep

TaxCatalyst Income Tax Prep

Adaptive Element Software, LLC

Prepare, e-file, and print your federal individual Income tax return for FREE. Get your refund now! Simple and easy to use, and now updated for Tax Year 2017 (for filing in 2018).

Are your federal taxes too complicated for those “snap a photo and file” apps, but you don’t want to hire an expensive CPA and pay hundreds of dollars? TaxCatalyst is for you! Itemize deductions, child tax credits, interest income and more! Get the tax refund you deserve.

- E-File your Federal return FREE. No purchase necessary.
- Estimate and calculate your taxes for FREE.
- FREE paper/PDF tax returns for Federal and/or State. No purchase necessary. No exceptions. It's FREE for EVERYONE.
- None of the upselling that's common in the industry. We only have honest, straightforward pricing. The only paid service we offer is State E-File. Everything else is FREE.

INCLUDES:
- Federal income tax return IRS Form 1040 (Tax Year 2017)
- California state tax return CA Form 540 (Tax Year 2017)
- Itemized deductions (including home mortgage interest deduction)
- Capital gains and losses, home sale
- Retirement income, social security, unemployment, W-2, 1099-R, 1099-G
- Dividends 1099-DIV, interest 1099-INT, 1099-OID
- IRA deduction, educator expenses, alimony
- Education credits, student loan interest, tuition deduction
- Alternative Minimum Tax (AMT) basic support
- Health coverage and premium tax credit
- Child and Dependent Care Credit
- Child tax credit, retirement saver's credit
- Earned income credit for federal + CA
- Plus more! See our web page for a list of supported forms.

NO USER ACCOUNTS: Unless you enable multi-factor authentication, other companies leave the door open for hackers to login and steal your info and refund. Other companies expose your data to hackers by sharing personal info with third parties. Security and privacy are at the core of our design. That's why we chose not to have user accounts and why we never share your data with third party vendors.

You can even do all of your taxes offline – no internet connection needed unless you want to e-file.


Other features:
- Helpful messages to tell you when your data has errors or missing information.
- Backup and import from iCloud.
- Your data is easily imported from year to year.
- Create PDFs right on your device without an internet connection.
- PIN code to prevent unwanted editing of data. Can be enabled in settings.

Not currently supporting the following:
- Rental income (estimate only)
- Business and Self employment (estimate only)
- Community property when married filing separately
- K-1 Partnerships
- Investment expense deductions
- Foreign income and tax credit
- Tax underpayment penalties (but warning is given if applicable)
- Farm income (estimate only)
- Railroad retirement
- Nonresident Aliens
- HSA (not to be confused with FSA)
- State returns (other than California)


Free help by e-mail! We are an authorized IRS e-file provider.

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H&R Block Tax Prep and File
H&R Block Tax Prep and File

H&R Block Tax Prep and File

HRB Tax Group, Inc.

***More Zero free filing for Federal and State 1040, 1040A and 1040 with Schedule A ends Saturday, March 31, 2018, at 11:59 p.m. (CT). Finish and file today to get your taxes won!***

Get started for free right now with More Zero - whether you have a simple return or are knee-deep in tax docs. Direct part or all of your tax return to an Amazon e-gift card and receive a 5% refund bonus - that's real money to make your return go even further, only with H&R Block. And now we've partnered with LendingTree to give you even more help with your financial situation. Get quick and free access to your credit score and more.

Claiming the Earned Income Credit (EIC)? Do you itemize your deductions? Millions of taxpayers can prepare and file their 1040EZ, 1040A, and 1040 with Schedule A 2017 federal and state returns for free.

Complex filer? Self-Employed? Uber driver? No problem! The app can import 1099s from financial institutions and Uber or automatically add self-employed expenses you've been tracking in Stride.

Regardless of your tax situation, we'll let you know which product is right for you to maximize your refund - you don't even need to leave the app!

And, with Tax Pro Review, you can work with a tax pro remotely so you get every credit and deduction you're entitled to.

That's #TaxesWon.

*100% Accuracy Guarantee* *Maximum Refund Guarantee*

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o NEW! Face ID. Using an iPhone X to prep your taxes? Now, access the app with all the ease and security of Face ID.
o NEW! Stride integration. Upload 2017 self-employed expenses you've tracked with Stride right into our tax app.
o NEW! Direct 1040 PDF access. After filing, your 1040 PDF is just a tap away. Look for the new button on the homepage after sign-in.
o E-file Quick Look. Get return status updates delivered straight to the Tax Prep App homepage or by using 3d Touch on enabled devices.
o Touch ID. Secure access to all your tax info at your fingertips.
o Take pics and upload PDFs of your tax docs. Import docs important to you (like last year's return from any service, your W-2 or 1099).

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o One-tap help. Our Help Center is stocked with answers, advice, and assistance from the best tax preparers in the biz - and it's just a tap away.
o Taxes on-the-go, from wherever life takes you. If you're a returning H&R Block client, log in with your existing account and we'll add all the info from last year's return. New to Block? Create an account and save all your work as you go. You can prepare and file your 2017 return in-app, or use your login on any device to pick up where you left off.
o Pay only when you're ready to file. Prepare your return, get help, and use all app features without paying a dime. Then, conveniently check out with ApplePay for one-tap payment.

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o We ask, you answer. Our easy, Q&A approach makes tax prep quicker and easier to understand. As your tax situation changes, we'll let you know - and add the forms you need to make sure your return is accurate and that you get your maximum refund.
o Enhanced Message Center. Now, not only do messages come straight to your Message Center, but with Tax Pro Review you can communicate securely with your tax pro right in the app.
o Stay organized with in-app Notes. Use this feature to add notes about tax docs or info you're waiting on to finish your filing.
o Find the best product for you. We've got you covered with our More Zero (Free!), Deluxe, Premium, and Self-Employed tax products without ever leaving the app.

Your privacy, security, and guarantees are important to us. Please visit hrblock.com to learn more.
Privacy Policy: https://www.hrblock.com/universal/digital-online-mobile-privacy-principles.html
Service Agreement: https://idp.hrblock.com/idp/Authn/OnlineServiceAgreement.html
Data Security: https://www.hrblock.com/data-security/
Guarantees: https://www.hrblock.com/guarantees/

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Click Tax Pro -Income Tax Prep
Click Tax Pro -Income Tax Prep

Click Tax Pro -Income Tax Prep

Click Tax Pro pllc

A simple, secure, fast, and affordable way to complete your income taxes for Federal and State income taxes. Tax preparation is completed by a CPA firm, Hulet CPA and Associates, PLLC. We are here to serve you and help you have a stress free tax preparation experience. The process is very easy. Create a code for your taxes that locks your app if the screen goes dark. Then take pictures of your tax documents such as W-2's or Interest you got from the bank on a 1099-INT. Then you fill out the necessary information such as Name, Address, Date of Birth, etc that we need to complete your taxes. We do offer some add-ons such as itemizing your deductions, Audit Guard, which protects you if ever you were to get an audit, and a CPA Tax Professional phone call if you have any tax preparation questions. Once you click submit, we go to work for you! We take your documents and information and prepare your taxes to maximize your refund (or reduce your tax liability). If we have any questions we may email or call you during the process. We love to save our clients money on their taxes so if we can figure out a way to do that, you will be hearing from us. Then we will send you documents to e-sign (you will sign either on your screen or with your mouse.) Once your documents are signed, we will e-file your tax return and send you confirmation when it has been accepted. If you ever have any questions, you can email us at [email protected] We hope you will use Click Tax Pro for your income tax preparation!

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TQ FINANCIAL SERVICES
TQ FINANCIAL SERVICES

TQ FINANCIAL SERVICES

Metik Marketing LLC

Take the stress out of tax filing.
Simplify your tax filing process with our Mobile App.

Key Information at your Fingertips
-Office phone numbers and email addresses
-Directions to our nearest office
-Learn about our staff
-Book your appointment right from the app

Fast & Easy-to-Use
-Send your documents to us so we can get your return done quickly
-Our user-friendly design makes it easy
-Take a picture of your w-2, answer a few questions and we’ll do the rest
-Use it anywhere! Home, work, on-the-go

Secure
We use the latest data security technology to keep your information safe.


We look forward to helping you get the refund you’re entitled to!

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TaxAct Express

TaxAct Express

TaxACT, Inc.

Prepare & e-file your Federal and State tax returns on your smartphone starting for free - anywhere, anytime. Just answer a few easy questions - TaxAct Express does the rest. Secure e-file + direct deposit for your max IRS refund the fastest way possible.

Key Features:

* Personalized product recommendations based on your tax situation
* Step-by-step guidance - answer simple questions, we’ll double check and alert you if there are any mistakes
* Capture your W-2 data by taking a photo or uploading it from your phone library
* 2-Factor authentication, Touch ID and Face ID to ensure privacy

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GoSimpleTax
GoSimpleTax

GoSimpleTax

Gosimple Software Limited

SimpleTax is a HMRC recognised tax calculator that helps you prepare and directly file your self assessment tax return in the easiest and most accurate way possible, especially if you're not an expert. Performing hundreds of double-checks, it points out tax savings that you can qualify for, ensuring you file an accurate self assessment tax return to HMRC really easily from your phone, tablet or web browser. 

SimpleTax (https://www.gosimpletax.com) is perfect for sole traders, freelancers, limited company directors, landlords, in fact anyone looking to make a substantial saving on the cost of submitting their self assessment tax return, whilst keeping things simple to understand and use.

As HMRC recognised software, it has met all of the requirements HMRC lays down to ensure a 100% accurate return, based on the information you enter. The developers are backed up by a team with over 25 years’ experience of tax return software, with team members coming from HMRC, accounting practices and the tax software industry. You can be sure that SimpleTax will produce a return to the same quality as an accountant.

You'll also have access to the software on our web site (https://tax.gosimplesoftware.co.uk), allowing you to enter more complex income items such as foreign income, capital gains, Minsters of Religion returns and partnerships.

Whether you need to file a tax return, check if you’re due a rebate or just want to securely store copies of your receipts, SimpleTax is the tax calculator for you. Scanning, tax saving, calculation and filing to HMRC are all included: just pay from £25.00 to make your tax return submission directly to HMRC. 

On average that’s a £230 saving on using an accountant.

What’s more, we’re preparing for HMRC’s transformation of the tax system entitled Making Tax Digital that starts in 2018. By using SimpleTax now you’ll see a seamless transition. Get into good habits now with SimpleTax’s simple receipt scanning, so that when MTD becomes a reality in 2020 you are ready and prepared.

As seen in WIRED, Which?, METRO, Mail on Sunday and other major publications, install now and find your tax zen.

Features include:

Submits your Self-Assessment tax return direct to HMRC via a phone, tablet or web site
Unlimited scanning of receipts – speeding up the process of adding expenses to your return
Calculations updated in real time – so you can see your tax position quickly and easily
Even if you have more than one job you can add multiple employments (P60 and P11d)
Based on your personal circumstances, SimpleTax suggests ways you can reduce your tax liability
Performs validation checks before submission to HMRC – rest assured your tax return is correct
SimpleTax will send you a copy of your submitted tax return and calculation, which are emailed to you as a PDF
Access your account via our website - add more complex income items such as Partnerships (SA104), Capital Gains (SA108) and Residency (SA109)

Free software support – providing you a helping-hand if you need it

SimpleTax is constantly evolving, in anticipation of Making Tax Digital​.

SimpleTax App completes:

SA100 - Basic Information
SA102 - Employment
SA103 – Self employment
SA105 - Property

You can also complete the following schedules on our website:

SA100 – All information including Interest and Dividends and Income from pensions
SA101 – Additional information
SA102 - Employment
SA102M – Ministers of Religion
SA103 - Self-employment Full/Short
SA104 - Partnerships Full/Short
​SA106 - Foreign
SA107 - Trusts
SA108 - Capital Gains
SA109 - Residency

SA800 Partnership Tax Returns NOW available via the web app.

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VTax On-Demand Tax Services
VTax On-Demand Tax Services

VTax On-Demand Tax Services

Umbrella Financial Services, LLC

Our Mobile Application allows taxpayers the convenience of sending their tax return information and documents from the convenience of their mobile phone anytime, anywhere. Simply download the mobile app, no need to know taxes just answer a few questions about your life, take pictures of your documents
and send. Then sit back and connect with your very own registered, credentialed tax professional who will prepare your tax return. Simple, Easy, Secure.

Additional Features Include:
*All returns are reviewed by Enrolled Agents and CPAs
*Connect in real-time with your tax professional via video, phone, email or secure messaging
*Check the status of your tax refund
*Use referral and discount codes for the services
*Multiple options to pay

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INTEGRITY TAX & MORE
INTEGRITY TAX & MORE

INTEGRITY TAX & MORE

Metik Marketing LLC

Take the stress out of tax filing.
Simplify your tax filing process with our Mobile App.

Key Information at your Fingertips
-Office phone numbers and email addresses
-Directions to our nearest office
-Learn about our staff
-Book your appointment right from the app

Fast & Easy-to-Use
-Send your documents to us so we can get your return done quickly
-Our user-friendly design makes it easy
-Take a picture of your w-2, answer a few questions and we’ll do the rest
-Use it anywhere! Home, work, on-the-go

Secure
We use the latest data security technology to keep your information safe.


We look forward to helping you get the refund you’re entitled to!

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EasyTaxReturns - EasyTaxReturns - Self Assessment
EasyTaxReturns - EasyTaxReturns - Self Assessment

EasyTaxReturns - EasyTaxReturns - Self Assessment

Easy Tax Returns Ltd

TIME TO DO YOUR RETURN? Want To Avoid Tax Return Penalty?

EasyTaxReturns mobile app is the quickest and easiest way to income tax filing. Just follow a few simple and quick steps to stay updated with all the latest news and updates in the world of income tax. When you are faced with the burden of taxes this is your gateway to a fast and risk free income tax planning. The app lets you quickly assess your situation and forms a means for easy tax handling.

Calculate your income tax return with a few brisk steps and file your return at your convenience. Find a whole new way to easy income tax efiling and stay tuned in with your tax refund status with timely notifications from our mobile app.

Income Tax eFiling
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Service, Business, House property and other sources, whichever be your mode of income, this app is the most reliable income tax planning tool. Fill in all the required information and voila! You got yourself an income tax advisor at the push of a few buttons.

Doing your tax return is as easy as 1-2-3.

1. Tick some boxes and let us know about you.

2. Confirm your 100% money back guarantee.

3. Upload your records and get your tax return back within 7 days.

Your details will never be shared with anyone else apart from HMRC. Rest assured they will be safe with us.
It’s that easy and fast!

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LETICIA R RODRIGUEZ TAXES
LETICIA R RODRIGUEZ TAXES

LETICIA R RODRIGUEZ TAXES

Metik Marketing LLC

Our Mobile Application allows taxpayers the convenience of sending their tax return information and documents from the convenience of their home. Simply download the mobile app, click 1040 Return, enter your information, take pictures of your documents and send. Then site back and relax while your tax preparer process your return.

Additional Features Include:

• Securely send your tax return information and forms
• Securely send additional forms requested by the tax preparer
• Contact your preferred location
• Setup and appointment if you would like to stop by the office
• View locations on Google Map and get directions
• Check the status of your refund
• View the mobile version of our website
• Get discount codes for the services provided

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SI TAXES
SI TAXES

SI TAXES

Metik Marketing LLC

Take the stress out of tax filing.
Simplify your tax filing process with our Mobile App.

Key Information at your Fingertips
-Office phone numbers and email addresses
-Directions to our nearest office
-Learn about our staff
-Book your appointment right from the app

Fast & Easy-to-Use
-Send your documents to us so we can get your return done quickly
-Our user-friendly design makes it easy
-Take a picture of your w-2, answer a few questions and we’ll do the rest
-Use it anywhere! Home, work, on-the-go

Secure
We use the latest data security technology to keep your information safe.


We look forward to helping you get the refund you’re entitled to!

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Option Taxes
Option Taxes

Option Taxes

Taulli's Taxes LLC

If you have stock options for your company, you understand that the taxes can be extremely complicated. But this app will help out!

Key Features:

• Add as many option grants as you want
• Get the estimated tax on the exercise and sale of an option
• Get analysis on key issues like the alternative minimum tax (AMT) and short/long-term gains and losses
• Receive help on what types of tax forms you will need to fill out

We are always working to improve our app. Please continue to send feedback to [email protected]

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Xpert Taxes UFSTSG
Xpert Taxes UFSTSG

Xpert Taxes UFSTSG

Umbrella Financial Services, LLC

Tax preparation can be filled with questions – we’re here to help! With experienced staff and years of training each year, Xpert Taxes tax professionals can help with nearly any tax situation. Download our FREE app and get access to years of tax experience — anytime, anywhere!

With the Xpert Taxes Mobile app, you can:


• Upload your documents and send them to your tax pro.
• Check the status of your federal and state refund.
• Find an Xpert Taxes office near you and schedule an appointment.
• Get instant answers to the most popular tax questions.
• Earn cash for sending referrals.
• Stay informed of changes that could impact your tax situation.
• Interested in a career? Apply for job.

Let us help you get the most money you qualify for!

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