Complex taxes doesn't mean complex tax preparation.

TurboTax Premier has everything you need to easily claim personal, investment, and rental property income:

  • Helps claim capital gains and losses on investment sales
  • Guides you through claiming income and deductions for rental properties
  • Optimizers to help reduce taxes from pension or RRSP income
  • Live Tax Advice (Service closed for the season)

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Premier includes everything in Standard

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.

TurboTax Premier can help you claim 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)

So you can benefit from them at tax time.

Helps you make the most of your rental properties.

  • Mortgage interest
  • Repair or maintenance costs
  • Advertising expenses
  • Insurance fees
  • 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 your RRSP and pension income.

The RRSP Optimizer:

  • Shows you how different contribution amounts affect your refund (or tax owing)
  • Helps you determine the optimum RRSP contribution for you and your spouse

The Pension Income Splitting Optimizer:

  • Helps you to best distribute up to 50% of your pension income
  • Reduces the amount you and your spouse or common-law partner pay in taxes

Alerts you to common audit triggers & provides audit support.2

Audit Risk Alert:

  • Lets you know your return may trigger a CRA audit
  • Allows you to go back and make changes before you file
  • Lets you make an informed decision about your return

Audit Defence:

  • Connects you with a tax expert in case of a CRA audit
  • Ensures that your return is carefully reviewed
  • Is available as a paid addition, with certain restrictions2

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:

  • Education and tuition costs
  • Sepcialized treatment costs
  • Nursing home expenses
  • Housing costs if your parents live with you


With all TurboTax CD/downloads, you get:

Trustworthy Guarantees Total Support3 Powerful Features
  • Maximum Refund Guarantee4
  • 100% Accuracy Guarantee5
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee6

More about TurboTax guarantees

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

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

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