For Canadians with simple tax returns.

Use TurboTax Basic if all you have are T4 slips and charitable donations. It guides you step-by-step, and also offers:

  • Simple questions to answer with the EasyStep® Interview
  • Government-approved forms
  • Automatically calculates your taxes

TurboTax Basic


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Our guided interview asks easy questions.

You know yourself. We know taxes.

Our EasyStep® Interview will ask you relevant questions and guide you through the process to find all the credits and deductions you qualify for.

We'll double-check your return to guarantee your maximum refund.

Before you file, we check your return for any errors or tax-saving opportunities you have missed.

TurboTax is 100% accurate, guaranteed1.

File your return instantly with NETFILE2.

After we've checked your return, we'll help you file with the CRA's NETFILE service and get your refund in as few as eight days3.

It's the quickest and easiest way to complete your taxes in just a few clicks.

Free support and guarantees you can rely on.

If you have questions about TurboTax Basic, or about simple taxes in general, we're here to help.

Friendly support staff are ready to answer your questions, seven days/week by email and phone4.

And once you've filed your return, you can rest easy knowing that it's backed by three powerful guarantees:

  • Maximum Refund Guarantee5
  • 100% Accuracy Guarantee1
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee6

With all TurboTax Download editions, you get:

Trustworthy Guarantees Total Support4 Powerful Features
  • Maximum Refund Guarantee5
  • 100% Accuracy Guarantee1
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee6

More about TurboTax guarantees

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  • Chat support
  • In-product support
  • AnswerXchange

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  • EasyStep® Interview
  • Government approved forms
  • Instant Refund Ticker
  • Step-by-step guidance

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