questionshave you filed your taxes yet?

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I've done mine. I use the H&R Block online for myself and I've used TurboTax online for a family member. Turbotax was able to do "contract for deed" with a house they've sold. It's basically like doing a rent to own concept... The new owners haven't paid in full yet. Once they do, they'll own the house outright. Until then, if they get behind on payments, my family member will own the house 100% again. H&R Block didn't allow me to do that online because it was somewhat complicated. Both programs work well otherwise. Just don't pay for the extra tax advice or anything beyond the "basic" packages; it's unnecessary.

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I do my taxes (freetaxusa and check against turbotax) and we filed on Feb 1st, already put the refund to the home improvement fund and bills. (woohoo?)

FYI - for those who go to the tax preparers, they are using the same software that's being sold online/in stores. Only difference is that they went to school for a week to learn to use the software.

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I've had mine done for almost a month. Got them done earlier than usual this year due to wanting to file them before leaving on a trip for work.
I do mine in TurboTax. That works well for me, although the income from my gas lease is a bit tricky and the help is mostly useless for that. Fortunately the first year I had to deal with that a lot of other people had to deal with it for the first time so there were articles in the newspaper and some help available online. Not sure other software would be better for something kinda unusual like that.

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Five more minutes--just give me five more minutes and I'll start on them. I, all by my little ol' self, use good old fashioned pen and paper. I don 't trust that new fangled thing called a computer.

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I haven't filed yet. I had to wait till mid-March in case I received amendments, then procrastinated. But it's all filled out in H&R Block's software. I just need to hit the send button.

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The extension is a friend of the procrastinator. April 15 just comes way too soon !

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I had to run the "compare to last year" part last night because I was so surprised by the difference between last year's and this year's but now I am ready to send. Now I just have to do the state taxes. Whee!

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I owe money, so I'll file near the last minute, next week, but it's ready to go. Used H&R Block Home software.

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Yes, and already received my refund. :)

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Nope... well yes and no. I am just waiting for the CPA to get back to me.

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I seriously think they need to just take 10% of my income and that is that. No filing BS, no having to fudge numbers to get more back. Just take a flat rate and be done with it. Everyone pays the same percentage of their salary and we are good to go. Tax season is when you find out if you and your friends really have morals.

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@thumperchick: I got to a CPA because I use a complicated itemized deduction list due to my profession. If I did it, I would just be causing myself a lot of hurt later.