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The IRS applies late penalties and interest on a case-by-case basis and will send a separate bill if penalties apply. Because the IRS has the last word on penalties, we can't calculate the exact amount if your return is late. But the info below will ... read more
The federal Standard Deduction is a fixed dollar amount, based on your filing status and age, that the IRS lets you take off (deduct) from your taxable income. On the other hand, itemizing deductions allows you to list (itemize) your deductions on Sc... read more
We're in your corner to help you navigate your taxes this year. Here are the steps you can take now to improve your situation. 1. File your taxes by April 15 You are allowed to file your taxes without paying the tax you owe. If you send your tax retu... read more
Real estate tax and property tax are the same thing. The IRS uses the term "real estate tax," but most people call it "property tax." Property (real estate) tax is charged on immovable property—land and structures that are permanently attached to the... read more
Customers using TurboTax Online are being instructed to leave Box 2 (of Form 1098) blank, if the loan was taken out after January 1st, 2019. When customers go to review, TurboTax then tells them Box 2 "Needs info.". Workaround and Fix We are working ... read more
If you are working on an uncoupled return and you want to leave it to start a spousal (coupled) return, follow these steps: From the menu on the left side of the screen, select INTRODUCTION > Marital status. The What’s you marital status? page appear... read more
If you've experienced a TT805 error when using TurboTax CD/Download versions, there are some steps you can take to avoid it while ensuring you have the most up-to-date version of software: Uninstall your current version of TurboTax. Re-install the so... read more
Customers are not able to e-file their Corp-S returns. When you click on the Transmit Return button you get directed to the following Check This Entry error: S Corporation Information Worksheet: S Corp Name This return can not be filed electronically... read more
Some customers who contributed nondeductible contributions to their IRAs are seeing this error Fix If you would like to stay up to date on this issue, you can sign up for email notifications here. Related Information: How many stock transactions can ... read more
Si le message d’erreur TT805 s’affiche lorsque vous utilisez TurboImpôt CD/téléchargement, suivez les étapes ci- dessous pour supprimer l’erreur et accéder à la version la plus à jour du logiciel. Désinstallez TurboImpôt. Réinstallez le logiciel en c... read more
If you imported your 1099 forms from E*TRADE Securities, some pieces of information may have been inaccurately entered during the data import process. To ensure your 2019 TurboTax return is accurate, please delete ALL your E*TRADE Securities 1099-B f... read more
In December 2019, Congress passed and the President signed into law the Taxpayer Certainty and Disaster Tax Relief Act of 2019 , providing tax relief for millions of Americans. The law extends many already expired provisions that provide tax relief a... read more
Testing wordpress publishing and preview test two This line of text should be hot pink. 12:28 amThis is the first paragraph where I will simply hit enter after the period. This is the second paragraph where I will hit enter twice. This is the third p... read more
The TurboTax Digital Assistant is our chatbot designed to help you navigate TurboTax and find answers to thousands of tax questions. With the digital assistant, you can ask tax questions, view help articles, jump-to specific areas of your tax return,... read more
Not necessarily. Even though the newly redesigned Form W-4 for 2020 is different from the previous form, you might not need to resubmit one to your employer. If you have a simple tax situation (for instance, you have W-2 income and claim the standard... read more
The IRS has redesigned Form W-4, which is completed and submitted to your employer so they know how much tax to withhold from your pay. The new form is effective starting with the tax year 2020 (the taxes you will file in 2021). Typically, you would ... read more
Some Mississippi residents who earned income outside of the state are experiencing an issue with it not transferring into the state return. Follow this issue You can sign up to be notified by email when we release the update. Related Information: How... read more
Les instructions suivantes s’appliquent aux dépenses liées à l’emploi permanent. Note : Pour demander cette déduction, vous devez avoir un formulaire T2200 signé par l’employeur qui indique les conditions de votre emploi. Vous n’avez pas à envoyer le... read more
For some customers, Business assets category expenses may not have been properly delivered from QuickBooks Self-Employed to TurboTax Self-Employed. No other expense categories are impacted. Before filing, check your return to see that yours have been... read more
Some customers are getting this error when reviewing their Ohio state return: Schedule A: Line 26 Military pay received by OH residents should be blank. You indicated that you are a nonresident of Ohio. You cannot claim the military deduction that is... read more
Some TurboTax customers are experiencing the following message on the Massachusetts state error check: Schedule B: Massachusetts bank interest received while you were a resident of a state other than Massachusetts (reported on line 4A) plus total int... read more
TurboTax customers who are preparing a South Carolina Partnership return are experiencing an issue with the partners names not printing on the SC1065 K-1. Follow This Issue If you would like to stay up to date on this issue, you can sign up for email... read more
Some customers using TurboTax Business are seeing this error: Fix In order to resolve this issue: Click Forms in the top right corner Select Sec 179 Limit from the forms in the gray column on the left Take note of the amounts on Line 10 and Line 11 I... read more
Pensions from the New York State and City Education (Optional Retirement Program) are appearing on Form IT-201 line 29 (Pension and annuity income exclusion) instead of line 26 (Pensions of New York State and local governments and the federal governm... read more
Local sales tax deduction for IL zip 60008 is being incorrectly calculated. The deduction for this zip code should be $300.00 Who Is Impacted TurboTax users in Illinois ZIP 60008 whose local sales tax deduction is being incorrectly calculated. The co... read more
If you’re receiving a, “User needs to review security settings on Schwab.com/Passwords” message when attempting to import your 1099 form(s) from Charles Schwab, it means that your current Schwab account settings don’t allow form sharing. In order to ... read more
Puedes calificar para Jefe de familia si cumples los siguientes requisitos: No estabas casado al 31 de diciembre de 2018 y pagaste más de la mitad del costo de llevar adelante tu hogar (o el de un progenitor calificado) este año (alquiler, hipoteca, ... read more
You can qualify for Head of Household if you: Were unmarried as of December 31, 2018 and Paid more than half the cost to run your (or a qualifying parent's) home this year(rent, mortgage, utilities, etc.) and Supported a qualifying person. If you wer... read more
Resolution State Loop indicates TurboTax is "up to date" after updating but won't allow you to start your state return To resolve, close TurboTax and then: Download the TTStateCleanup.zip file and save it to your Desktop or other easy-to-find locatio... read more
When attempting to e-file a return in the TurboTax for Windows CD/Download software, this message appears: There is an update available for your version of TurboTax. Before you can file electronically, you’ll need to get this update. To do this, go t... read more
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