You know your business. We know business taxes.

As a freelancer or sole proprietor, you're the boss. It shouldn't be different with business taxes. TurboTax gives you control by:

  • Helping you file your personal and unincorporated business taxes together
  • Providing extra guidance through self-employment income and deductions
  • Live Tax Advice (Service closed for the season)

TurboTax Home & Business 2013


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Live Tax Advice1 service is closed for the season.

Got tax questions? We’ve got answers.

Call our tax experts before or while doing your taxes for one-on-one advice and guidance. It’s like having a tax expert at your side, answering all of your tax questions, so you can be confident your taxes are done right. 

  • Canadian tax experts, up-to-date with current tax laws
  • Ask as many questions as you like; call as many times as you like

And it's included free in Home & Business.

Live Tax Advice was available 7 days a week, 8AM to Midnight EST, from Feb 10 through May 5, 2014.

Imports data from QuickBooks.

You can import your QuickBooks income and expense data directly into TurboTax Home & Business.2

By importing data from QuickBooks, you:

  • Enter less information than if you started from scratch
  • Lessen the room for errors
  • Save time while improving accuracy

Guides you through business deductions.

With TurboTax Home & Business, the business tax guidance you need is up front and easy to find.

It asks you all the right personal and business questions, searches for relevant deductions you can claim, like:

  • Vehicle expenses
  • Equipment and supplies
  • Utility costs
  • Home office space
  • Travel expenses
  • Advertising and promotion expenses
  • And many more

Alerts you to common audit triggers & provides audit support.

Audit Risk Alert:

  • Shows you which tax claims may trigger a CRA audit
  • Lets you go back and make any changes before you file
  • Allows you to make an informed decision about your return

Audit Defence:

  • Connects you with a tax pro who will represent you to the CRA in case of an audit
  • Helps to minimize potential penalities
  • Ensures your documents and files are properly reviewed

Additional fees and restrictions apply to Audit Defence.3

Helps you claim gains and losses.

If you have capital gains or losses from:

  • Land
  • Buildings
  • Shares
  • Bonds
  • Funds and Trust Units

Or if you have investment income from:

  • Stocks, bonds  & mutual fund investments
  • Employee stock purchase plans
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP) contributions
  • Tax Free Savings Account (TFSA)
  • Guaranteed Investment Certificates (GICs)

TurboTax can help you get the most from them at tax time.

Helps you make the most of your rental properties.

TurboTax locates all eligible rental property expenses, like:

  • Mortgage interest
  • Repair or maintenance costs
  • Advertising expenses
  • Insurance fees
  • Hiring costs for someone to care for your rental properties

So if you own a second home you rent out, or are simply renting out a single room in your house, TurboTax can help maximize your deductions.

Optimize your pension income.

If you have a company pension plan or Canada Pension Plan (CPP) income, you can split up to 50% of it with your spouse. 

The TurboTax Pension Income Splitting Optimizer automatically suggests the best distribution of your income, so you end up paying less in taxes.

With all TurboTax online editions, you get:

Trustworthy Guarantees Total Support4 Powerful Features
  • Maximum Refund Guarantee5
  • 100% Accuracy Guarantee6
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee7

More about TurboTax guarantees

  • Phone support
  • Chat support
  • In-product support
  • Live Community forums

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  • Bank-level security
  • EasyStep® Interview
  • Instant Refund Ticker
  • Audit Risk Alert
  • Step-by-step guidance

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