TurboTax Brings Free Tax Preparation to More than 60 Million Taxpayers with TurboTax Absolute Zero

TurboTax Continues its Commitment to Making DIY Tax Preparation
Accessible to All

SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Starting today, for the fourth consecutive year, TurboTax®,
from Intuit Inc. (Nasdaq:INTU), is offering TurboTax®
Absolute Zero®
, giving the more than 60 million taxpayers filing a
1040A or 1040EZ the ability to easily file their federal and state taxes
for absolutely no cost guaranteed with the highest rated free tax
software. $0 Fed. $0 State. $0 to File.

Taxpayers work hard for their money and TurboTax
wants to help them find and keep more of it. Over the past three years,
TurboTax has provided totally free tax filing to millions of
hard-working customers.

“Our mission is to power prosperity around the world, and an important
part of that is making tax preparation easy and accessible for all
taxpayers,” said Dan Wernikoff, executive vice president and general
manager of Intuit’s TurboTax business. “There are over 60 million
taxpayers who deserve to file with confidence and ease, while paying
absolutely zero cost this year, and no other free tax product offers a
free experience with greater innovation and value than TurboTax.”

At TurboTax, we have been helping taxpayers file their taxes for over 30
years. We know that for many, at an average of $3,052, the tax refund is
the biggest check they will receive in a year. With TurboTax®
Absolute Zero®
, for a limited time, customers filing a 1040A or
1040EZ can do their federal and state taxes with TurboTax Free Edition
and have complete confidence that their taxes will be absolutely free
guaranteed and they are getting their maximum tax refund. And TurboTax
doesn’t charge extra for Earned
Income Tax Credit
or health care law compliance.

makes your filing experience effortless and worry-free. Built on decades
of experience, TurboTax leverages artificial intelligence and machine
learning to provide a better tax prep experience, allowing for
personalization, ease of use, and world-class self-help available 24/7.
There is no smarter way to file your taxes for free.

Absolute Zero®
with TurboTax Free Edition now includes the following
for free:

  • Prior Year Import: Free prior year import of last year’s tax
    return if you’re a new TurboTax customer that filed with another
    provider in 2017, eliminating data entry and giving an effortless,
    worry-free jump-start on your taxes.
  • Analysis and Advice: Get expert tips to help you get a bigger
    tax refund next year.

Absolute Zero®
with TurboTax Free Edition has more 5 stars on
average than other free tax software packages. Here’s what some of our
customers have to say about TurboTax Free Edition:

  • “Thank you for the quick, easy and free service! A competing company
    was going to charge me almost 100$ to do the same! Thank you,
  • “I quite liked using turbo tax: I have used turbo tax for five years,
    and I quite like the speed and ease with which I may file for free.”
  • “I came back to Turbo Tax this year because they truly meant what they
    said that you can file for absolutely free! I filed both my federal
    and state at no cost. There was no additional bank charge either for
    direct deposit. As long as Turbo Tax can keep their promise I will
    continue to file every year! Filing simply doesn’t get any easier than
    Yolanda Navarrete

*Based on available data as of 11/1/17

TurboTax Online opened on December 1st for the 2018 tax filing season.

About Intuit

 is committed to powering prosperity around the world for
consumers, small businesses and the self-employed through its ecosystem
of innovative financial management solutions.

Its flagship products and services include QuickBooks® and TurboTax®,
which make it easier to manage small
and tax
preparation and filing
 provides freelancers and independent contractors with
an easy and affordable way to manage their finances and save money at
tax time, while Mint delivers
financial tools and insights to help people make smart choices about
their money.

Intuit’s ProConnect brand
portfolio includes ProConnect
Tax Online
and Lacerte®,
the company’s leading tax preparation offerings for professional

Founded in 1983, Intuit serves 46 million customers in North America,
Europe, Australia, Brazil and India, with revenue of $5.2 billion in its
fiscal year 2017. The company has approximately 8,200 employees with
major offices in the United
the United
India, Israel, Australia and
other locations. More information can be found at www.intuit.com.


Intuit Inc.
Lisa Lewis, 858-215-7787