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flubbabunny
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I just went through the turbo tax system for 2015 taxes. The system thinks they are 2016 taxes. Can I do 2015 taxes on Turbo Tax?

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jerry2000
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I just went through the turbo tax system for 2015 taxes. The system thinks they are 2016 taxes. Can I do 2015 taxes on Turbo Tax?

Turbotax Online works only for current year (2016) taxes, and not for any other year.
If you want to use TurboTax for any other year you will need to purchase the Desktop Version for each year that you need to file. You can do that at this link:
http://shop.turbotax.intuit.com/personal-taxes/past-years-products.jsp

You can download the Forms and Instructions free from the IRS web site at this link:
http://www.irs.gov/app/picklist/list/priorFormPublication.html

In any event, you have to file the return by mail. Turbotax does not support e-file of prior year returns. Tip: If you prepare multiple years of prior returns, mail each one to the IRS in a separate envelope to be sure that each one is recognized as a separate tax return.

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ghost
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I just went through the turbo tax system for 2015 taxes. The system thinks they are 2016 taxes. Can I do 2015 taxes on Turbo Tax?

The Turbotax online products now support 2016 only (2015 ended in November). To use Turbotax for 2015, you will need to purchase the CD/download product for 2015.
jerry2000
Alumni

I just went through the turbo tax system for 2015 taxes. The system thinks they are 2016 taxes. Can I do 2015 taxes on Turbo Tax?

Turbotax Online works only for current year (2016) taxes, and not for any other year.
If you want to use TurboTax for any other year you will need to purchase the Desktop Version for each year that you need to file. You can do that at this link:
http://shop.turbotax.intuit.com/personal-taxes/past-years-products.jsp

You can download the Forms and Instructions free from the IRS web site at this link:
http://www.irs.gov/app/picklist/list/priorFormPublication.html

In any event, you have to file the return by mail. Turbotax does not support e-file of prior year returns. Tip: If you prepare multiple years of prior returns, mail each one to the IRS in a separate envelope to be sure that each one is recognized as a separate tax return.

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