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Minimum System Requirements for TurboTax Mac Software

Here are the minimum system requirements for TurboTax 2015 through 2018 software for Mac Basic, Deluxe, Premier, and Home & Business editions.

Operating System

  • 2018: macOS X v.10.12 or later (64-bit required)
  • 2017: macOS X v10.11 or later (64-bit required)
  • 2015 and 2016: macOS X v10.9 or higher (64-bit required)

Processor: Multi-core Intel processor with 64-bit support

Hard Drive Space

  • 2016 –  2018: 650 MB
  • 2015: 460 MB


CD/DVD drive if installing from the CD.

Internet connection: 56 Kbps to e-file and download updates (broadband recommended).

Monitor resolution: 1024×768 minimum

Mac-compatible printer if you want to print your tax return or any tax forms.

We no longer sell or support TurboTax for 2014 or earlier tax years.

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