The TurboTax login page on MyTurboTax.Intuit.com is for submitting and filing tax information online from your account, checking taxes, or viewing returns.
What Is TurboTax?
TurboTax is a software package for preparation of American income tax returns, produced by Intuit. TurboTax is a market leader in its product segment, competing with H&R Block Tax Software and TaxAct. TurboTax was developed by Michael A. Chipman of Chipsoft in 1984 and was sold to Intuit in 1993.
Intuit’s tax preparation software is hosted on the website and no longer requires a download to your computer see a refund status or e-file on the Internet.
TurboTax Login Steps
Sign in at https://myturbotax.intuit.com/ with your User ID and password from the TurboTax login that you setup during account registration.
Uncheck the remember me box if you are using a public access computer or WiFi connection. Failure to do so could result in your TurboTax account being compromised.
How to Reset Your Password
If you have forgotten your login User ID or password, contact Intuit customer service at 1-888-777-3066 between 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Pacific Standard Time during the week. Or go https://myturbotax.intuit.com/account-recovery/
Long wait times can occur during tax filing season so be prepared to wait for an operator or use the resources at the bottom of this page for assistance with your TurboTax login recovery.
Older versions required you to log on locally from the software installed on your computer. Now you can log in to the website and manage accounts, or file online from anywhere.
After logging in to TurboTax, Smartlook will search over 350 tax deductions to maximize your refund. Qualifying for credits, error checking, and accurate calculations are calculated inside your personalized account.
Every edition will prompt you for a TurboTax login when you are ready to file. Federal Free, Deluxe, Premier, or Home and Business are the different editions to pick from.
You are encourage to read the features of each edition carefully before signing up to see which type applies to your situation. Each one includes W-2 tax form import, prep, print and e-filing.
With the Mobile and Tablet version, you can install the tax preparation software directly to your iPhone or Android phone to track a refund status and file simple returns.
The software for Windows and Mac is still available and works with your TurboTax login if you have security concerns about using the online version. It can be downloaded directly from the Intuit website.