Our streamlined filing process shows you only the sections that you need to file based on your tax situation. And if you’re a simple filer you can upload your W-2 information by just taking a photo.
We automatically check our calculations for accuracy. But just in case, you’ll also receive Audit Defense free of charge.
We speak W-2. Our tax product specialists are available online around the clock to help you with your filing questions.
Should you get a bigger refund or owe less in federal taxes when filing an amended return through another online tax prep service, we’ll pay you the difference up to $100 ($25 min).
We’ll reimburse you up to $1,000 in the event the IRS or state tax authority penalizes you due to a Credit Karma Tax calculation error.
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¹ If you receive a larger federal tax refund amount or owe less in federal taxes using the same Tax Return Information when filing an amended return through another online tax preparation service, then you may be eligible to receive the difference in the refund or tax amount owed up to $100 (minimum $25) in the form of a gift card from Credit Karma Tax. For details and eligibility, click here.
² If the IRS and/or applicable state tax authority imposes penalties and/or interest on you due to a Credit Karma Tax calculation error, Credit Karma Tax will reimburse you up to a maximum of $1,000 in the form of gift card(s). For details and eligibility, click here.
³ For details and eligibility, click here. Exclusions apply.
$2,781 shown at the top of the page is the average 2018 Federal tax refund based on data provided by the IRS. $2,973 is the average 2018 State tax refund in CA based on data provided by the CA Department of Revenue.