CD/DOWNLOAD (This requires a full PC or Mac—-cannot be used on a mobile device)
You can also purchase the CD/download from various retailers such as Costco, Amazon, Walmart, Best Buy, Staples, Sam’s Club, etc. etc. etc.
This link Where can I obtain authentic TurboTax software? has a list of authorized TurboTax resellers.
When you use desktop software, there is an additional fee to e-file a state return. You can avoid that fee if you print, sign and mail the state return. The state e-file fee is $25
you can mail in your return if you use the online version. at the end select mailing rather than efiling.
however, if you prefer the desktop version
see this link for windows system requirements
see this link for MAC system requirements
To purchase the Download, got to TurboTax Personal Taxes CD/Download.
TurboTax will walk through every step of filing the return in the Step-by-Step Interview. There will be tabs across the top. After entering all your details, you will advance to REVIEW. The next tab is FILE. During the filing interview, select that you will to file by mail.
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