Premier Online includes everything in Standard Online
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 for FREE in TurboTax Premier.
Live Tax Advice was available 7 days a week, 8AM to Midnight EST, from Feb 10 through May 5, 2014.
Guides you through investment income and sales.
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 Premier Online Edition locates all eligible rental property expenses, like:
Repair or maintenance costs
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.
Helps optimize pension and RRSP income.
The TurboTax Pension Income Splitting Optimizer advises you on how to best distribute your pension income (up to 50% of it), so that you and your spouse or common-law partner pay less in taxes.
While the RRSP Optimizer lets you see how different RRSP contribution amounts affect your refund (or tax owing). It helps you determine the optimum RRSP contribution for you and your spouse.
Alerts you to common audit triggers & provides audit support.
Before you file your return, Audit Risk Alert lets you know if the tax claims you've entered may trigger a CRA audit.
So you can go back and make any changes to your return and feel confident about the deductions you're claiming.
And you can have professional representation available in case of a CRA audit by adding Audit Defence to your product. Additional fees and restrictions apply.2
Helps claim family deductions.
You may be supporting your children while supporting and providing care for your parents. That can put a strain on your finances. TurboTax helps with:
Live Tax Advice Service will be available via phone or live chat to answer questions related to tax year 2014 personal returns (restrictions may apply) from 2/5/15 through 5/2/15 from 8 a.m. - midnight EST, 7 days a week. Offer included in TurboTax Standard only if purchased directly from TurboTax.ca. Offer excludes TurboTax Business Incorporated customers. Service levels, hours of operation and availability will vary based on demand and capacity, and are subject to change without notice. Fees may apply. Go to TurboTax.ca/livetaxadvice for more information.
Internet connection and acceptance of product update is required to access Audit Defence purchase details. Audit Defence is not available for residents of the province of Québec. Does not include GST/HST and other non-income tax audits and reviews unless the issues are ancillary to the income tax review itself. Includes field audits through the restricted examination of books, but does not include the “detailed financial audit”.
For the Student Online Edition, Standard Online Edition, Premier Online Edition and Home & Business Edition, technical support by phone and chat is free. Long-distance charges may apply. Limitations apply. Intuit reserves the right to limit each telephone contact. Support availability subject to occasional downtime for systems and server maintenance, company events, observed Canadian holidays and events beyond our control. See turbotax.ca/support for more details.
If you get a larger refund or smaller tax due from another tax preparation method, we’ll refund the TurboTax purchase price. Claims must be submitted within sixty (60) days of your TurboTax filing date, no later than 5/31/15 (TurboTax Home & Business and TurboTax 20 no later than 7/15/15). Audit Defence and fee-based support services are excluded. This guarantee cannot be combined with the TurboTax Satisfaction (Easy) Guarantee.
If you pay a penalty or interest because of a TurboTax calculation error, we will reimburse the penalty and interest. Does not include calculation errors due to errors in CRA tables.
If not 100% satisfied, return within 60 days to Intuit Canada with a dated receipt for a full refund of purchase price. Excludes return postage.
We know that there are potential threats associated with making transactions over the Internet. But rest assured that, when using our products, we've built in the safeguards you need.
In fact, we offer the same level of security that banks do, which is why our software is one of the only tax software products trusted by major banks.
You can count on the most advanced technology to protect your personal and financial information.
Preparing your taxes with TurboTax
One of the benefits of choosing to file online with TurboTax is that you can work on your taxes anytime from any computer with an Internet connection.
To ensure your information is absolutely secure, we:
Password-Protect Your Return: Only people with access to your password can open or make changes to your tax return.
Firewall-Protect Your Return: Your tax return is stored on high-security firewall servers.
Use 128-bit SSL Encryption Technology: Used by major Canadian banks, this technology ensures that your data is secure.
The short version: We're not going to share your info with anyone.
The longer version: Intuit Canada will not collect, use or disclose your personal information without your knowledge and consent, except where permitted or as required by law.