TurboTax customers that recently purchased any of the TurboTax tax filing software products can opt to download and install the software from the Install Turbo tax website. With each purchase of any TurboTax software you will have the option to use the CD that comes with the box or visit their online install website.
How to Install Turbotax Online
On the Turbotax product box it should state “Two ways to install: CD or download.” Here are the instructions for downloading online:
- Visit www.installturbotax.com
When you visit the website you should already have your software license code that will be needed to validate your purchase.
At the Install Turbotax download site if you don’t already have an Intuit account you will need to create one.
Create an Account
Click the create an account link or button and complete the following details:
- Email address
- User ID
- Phone number
- Click the blue Create Account button
Already Have an Account
Click the installturbotax.com Sign in link and enter:
- User ID
- Click the blue Sign In button
Once you are logged in to your account you can select the download link for the particular Turbotax product that you ordered, here is a list of products available for downloading:
- Home & Business
The installation process of the software to your computer system will take a few minutes to download so be patient. Once it’s successfully downloaded and installed you can begin to use it for tax filing purposes.
How Turbotax Works
Submitting your information via Turbotax and allowing the software to interpret your information onto your selected tax forms is simple.
The software asks you easy to answer questions related to your life that make a difference in your taxes. While asking these questions it fills in the blanks on your tax forms behind the scenes. Your answers reveal to the software your deductions and credits that are applied to your tax form.
Keep in mind that Turbotax software calculations are 100% accurate. The software has the latest tax laws included already ensuring that your taxes are done correctly with the latest standards.