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What are the newest TurboTax 2016 federal program updates for desktop?

What's in the latest TurboTax 2016 federal program update for desktop?

Release for March 29, 2017 (R23)

  • Resolved: Error 173 when launching TurboTax for Windows
  • Enhancement: Tax Compliance related changes

Release for March 15, 2017 (R20)

  • Resolved : Issues related to download of New York City Corporation and New York City S Corporation in TurboTax Small Business.
  • Resolved : Text changes related to USAA FI during the Import flow.
  • Resolved : UI issues related to State download dialog for Mac.
  • Enhancement: Tax Compliance related changes.
  • Enhancement: Improved functionality for ScreenShare. Enabled field level masking in Forms mode.
  • Enhancement: Support for AWS change in EFile Section.  

Release for March 1, 2017 (R18)

  • Resolved : Issues related to ScreenShare - Ability to mask bank information while sharing screen with an agent.
  • Resolved : Issues related to Filing New York Estimated Payments. Added the display info about NY Payments in the pre and post efile transmission screens.
  • Enhancement: ItsDeductible enhancements in the Import ItsDeductible Online Flow
  • Enhancement: Tax Compliance related changes.
  • Enhancement: Improved functionality for ScreenShare. Enabled masking of bank info before an agent gets connected.
  • Enhancement: Support for filing Quarterly New York Estimated Tax Payments.
  • Enhancement: Support for AWS change in EFile Section for Mac.

Release for January 11, 2017 (R12)

  • Resolved : Issues related to the screen share feature like desktop resolution, restore, and session disconnection while canceling the closure of the Turbotax application
  • Resolved : Getting permission details for the existing returns folder was causing a crash.
  • Resolved : Issue related drop assign statement ("#=") causing "Forms In My Return" list on Windows.
  • Resolved: Efile Issue on Mac.
  • Enhancement: Security Enhancements
  • Enhancement: Privacy policy update

Release for December 30, 2016 (R10)

  • Resolved: Printing issue with Oklahoma and Connecticut State
  • Resolved: Issues related to Desktop Glance
  • Resolved: TurboTax crash issue while printing, with Non-U.S. locale settings
  • Resolved: Accessibility defects fixed
  • Resolved: Issue in Intuit hosted W2 Import flow
  • Resolved: Desktop learning plan updates
  • Resolved: Mono framework update to support QR code generation, during print
  • Enhancement: Agency security schema changes
  • Enhancement: State PDF attach flows during Efile

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