The Free Edition of TurboTax has never supported "self employed" reporting. You will need to upgrade to at least Basic to be able to prepare a Schedule C-EZ, which might be all you need. However, with the online editions, you need to go all the way up to TT Home & Business to get the full Schedule C. All of the desktop versions of TurboTax continue to support the full Schedule C.
You can use Schedule C-EZ if:
you have a profit from your business and:
your expenses are not greater than $5,000,
you have no employees,
you have no inventory, and
you are not using depreciation or deducting the cost of your home you can use Schedule C-EZ.
If you go to Wages and Income, Business Income and Expenses. you'll be told to upgrade to Home and Business. So just enter it under the 1099-MISC category for income instead (pretend you got a 1099Misc for it).
But the Desktop versions still have all the same forms so you can use a lower version there. That's why we strongly recommend using the Desktop program this year among other reasons.
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