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How do I take a picture of my W-2 in the mobile app?

You can import your W-2 into the TurboTax mobile app by taking a picture of it. Here’s how:

  1. Tap in the upper left corner to open the menu.
  2. Select Federal and then select Wages & Income.
  3. Select Job (W-2) and swipe past Let's start with some info from this W-2 screen.
  4. The next screen should read Ok, how would you like to enter your W-2? On this screen, tap Snap a photo of my W-2.
  5. Follow the directions given in the tips that follow. After the 3rd tip, tap Now let's snap a photo.
    • Note: Although TurboTax will use device's your camera, the W-2 picture won't be saved with your other device pictures nor in your TurboTax account.
  6. TurboTax should then automatically import your information or direct you to type it in, if there’s a problem.
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